Pictures of the day ~ October 15, 2014

ZULFADHLI ZAKI / theSun ~ A woman walking past the backdrop of Bank Rakyat logo's during the Council Press Conference International Islamic Finance Conference at Wisma Bank Rakyat, October 15, 2014.

ZULFADHLI ZAKI / theSun ~ Artist work on a 'kolam' Decoration in conjunction with the Diwali Festival at the Pavilion Shopping Mall. Diwali also known as Deepavali and the "festival of lights", is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair, October 15, 2014.

ZULFADHLI ZAKI / theSun ~ A participant reacts during the National Space Competition at the National Planetarium, October 15, 2014.

NORMAN HIU / theSun ~ Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands H.E Mr. Harry Molenaar delivers his keynote address at the International Greentech Eco Products Exhibition & Conference Malaysia (IGEM) 2014 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center, October 15, 2014.

ZULKIFLI ERSAL / theSun ~ Amirrul Akbar, 35, with his collegue Ahmad Nizam Dzulkifli, 34, (left) looking at the screen on their gadget and a television screen during Budget 2015 tabled by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak at Parliament House last week. Pix taken on October 10, 2014.