KERALA

In Kochi Today

General

Kerala Tourism: India International Boat Show, the Chief Minister, Oommen Chandy, inaugurates, Le Meridien International Convention Centre, 10 a.m.; exhibitor presentation, 2 p.m.

Department of Jails: The Chief Minister, Oommen Chandy, to lay the foundation stone for Kakkanad Sub Jail, 9.30 a.m.

Department of Economics, Sree Sankara College, Kalady: The Chief Minister, Oommen Chandy, to distribute Golden Jubilee campus awards, College auditorium, 1 p.m.

Al Ameen Public School, Edapally: Kerala CBSE Schools State Youth Festival 2004, the Minister for Fisheries and Sports, Dominic Presentation, inaugurates, 9 a.m.

St Mary's UP School, South Chitoor: Ernakulam Educational Sub-district Work Experience Mela, 10 a.m.

Corporation of Cochin: Inauguration of Elamakkara Government Higher Secondary School building, by Dominic Presentation, Minister for Fisheries and Sports, 11 a.m.

Department of English, St. Teresa's College: UGC-sponsored State level seminar on `Interpreting New Horizons: Translation Studies Theory and Practice', St. Teresa's College, 9.30 a.m.

Rice Research Station, Kerala Agricultural University: Meeting of the `pokkali' farmers, Station premises, Chalikkavattom, Vytilla, 10.30 a.m.

All India LIC Employees' Federation: South Zone meeting, AIBEA Hall, 11 a.m.

General Insurance Employees' Association: Seminar on `Terrorism and Imperialism', in connection with 11th biennial conference, Pappan Chettan Memorial hall, Ernakulam North, 4.30 pm.

Women's Cell and Department of Psychology, Union Christian College, Aluva: National seminar on Mental Health Status and Quality of Life of Women, Union Christian College, Aluva, 9.30 a.m.

Women's Cell, Maharaja's College: Awareness programme on `Women's empowerment' for students and women staff, College Physics Gallery, 12.30 p.m.

KWA Qualified Operating Staff Union: Leadership camp, Aluva YMCA, 5 p.m.

Lourdes Hospital, Ernakulam: Medical Education Programme on `Ventilatory care', Hotel Renaissance, 7.45 p.m.

Kerala Private College Ministerial Staff Federation: 48th annual convention, Ernakulam Town Hall, 10 a.m.

Association for Comparative Studies: Annual conference, Sameeksha, Kalady, 10 a.m.

Home Makers: Exhibition of Tanjore paintings, Chitram Art Gallery, 10 a.m.

Kashi Art Gallery: Exhibition of oil paintings by Babu Xavier, Kashi Art Gallery, Mattanchery, 10.30 a.m.

Lepakshi Handicrafts Emporium: Exhibition of products by Andhra Pradesh Handicrafts Development Corporation, Kanakadamodar auditorium, 10 a.m.

Religion

St. Francis Assisi Cathedral, Ernakulam: Festival, 6 a.m. onwards.