Pictures in the News | Oct. 23, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Firefighters battle a fire that engulfed a residential area in Manila, destroying nearly 400 homes; observances of the Chung Yeung Festival, which is a day to respect and remember family ancestors in Hong Kong; Nepalese devotees splash water on a water buffalo as part of a ritual before sacrificing it during the ninth day of the Dashain festival; Kashmiri Muslim women pray outside the Shah-e-Hamdan shrine to commemorate the death anniversary of sufi scholar Mir Syed Ali Hamadani in Srinagar, India; and there's more.
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