Today in Pictures, Oct 29, 2020

ICA demonstrates new iris and facial feature recognition technology, eligible foreign workers can visit recreation centres, and other pictures from around the world in Today in Pictures.

Mohammad Shahrin, an Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) officer demonstrates its new iris and facial feature recognition technology at Woodlands checkpoint on October 28, 2020. PHOTO: THE STRAITS TIMES/GIN TAY
A supermarket at Tuas South Recreation Centre is seen in a photo taken on October 28, 2020. To be eligible to visit the supermarket, workers must have recovered from Covid-19 and have immunity from the disease, or have tested negative recently under the rostered routine testing regime. PHOTO: THE STRAITS TIMES/ARIFFIN JAMAR
Supporters of the National League for Democracy (NLD) party ride on wooden boats in Yangon river, during an election campaign rally on the outskirts of Yangon on October 28, 2020, ahead of next month's elections. PHOTO: AFP
Priests wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus disease attend a ceremony during a celebration marking 100 years since the enshrinement of Emperor Meiji at Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, Japan, October 28, 2020. PHOTO: REUTERS
This photo taken on October 27, 2020 shows the Greek Navy minesweeper Kallisto towed back to the naval base, after colliding with the Portuguese cargo ship Maersk Launceston outside the port of Piraeus in Athens. PHOTO: AFP
A waste collector on a motorbike transports a large pile of plastic scrap for recycling in Hanoi on October 27, 2020. PHOTO: AFP
A photo issued on October 29, 2020, shows Sayed Sima, a 70-years-old Egyptian collector of vintage cars, standing next to a British Standard Flying Eight Tourer - 1948 automobile in his store where he also has his own exhibition of old cars, in the Giza suburb of Abu Rawash, Egypt, October 25, 2020. PHOTO: REUTERS
A member of the Samaritan sect puts some finishing touches at a ceiling decoration made of etrog and lulav fruits, used as a symbol by the Samaritans on the occasion of 'Sukkot', or 'Feast of Tabernacles', at their most sacred site at Mount Gerizim, in the northern West Bank City of Nablus, October 28, 2020. PHOTO: EPA-EFE
A worker wearing a protective mask uses a blower to remove leafs from a walkway during sunny autumn weather near Stallikon, Switzerland October 27, 2020. PHOTO: REUTERS
A photo issued on October 29, 2020, shows Halloween decorations on display during the Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze in Croton-on-Hudson, New York on October 22, 2020. PHOTO: AFP

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