People for India Forum, Dharwad: Talk on ‘The adverse impact of allowing Foreign Direct Investment in retail sector’, Chandra Poojary, professor, Department of Development Studies, Kannada University, Hampi, and J. Suresh, Joint Secretary, South Central Zone Insurance Employees Federation will deliver a talk. People for India Forum president K. Raghavendra Rao will preside, Karnatak Vidhyavardhak Sangh premises, 5.30 p.m.

Karnataka Balavikas Academy: Inauguration of Children’s Science Exhibition by the academy chairman Mahesh Tenginkai, Scientists of Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Harish Bhat and IRIS State convenor Hana Murugan special invitees, Suvarna Samskrutika Samuchaya, College Road, 11 a.m.