The Day in Photos: 05 February 2018


Posted at Feb 05 2018 10:05 PM


Residents watch a Boxing on Bamboo or "Bambooxing” match during the Barangay Fiesta to honor Saint Peter the Apostle in Barangay Damayan, San Francisco Del Monte in Quezon City on Sunday. The sport, which was popularized by Laoagenos, involves players aiming to knock down an opponent while seated on a bamboo beam without falling to the ground. ABS-CBN News

Coloring the sky

A South Korean Air Force Black Eagles aerobatic team performs an aerial display during a media preview for the Singapore Airshow in Singapore on Sunday. The Singapore Airshow, Asia's largest aerospace and defense event, takes place from February 6 to 11. Roslan Rahman, AFP

Dengvaxia scare

Parents and their children who received Dengvaxia come forward to the Public Attorney's Office in Quezon City on Monday. Several government agencies are investigating whether the anti-dengue drug administered to public school children caused the deaths of some of the recipients. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Evaluating the Bangsamoro Basic Law

Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri (middle), chair of the Senate subcommittee on the Bangsamoro Basic Law, speaks during the Senate hearing on the Bangsamoro Basic Law on Monday. The hearing will discuss the different measures in establishing the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

Kamuning fire

Firefighters race to put out the blaze that gutted a restaurant/bar beside the famous 78-year old Kamuning Bakery in Quezon City, Monday. The fire, which started at 2:30 PM reached second alarm and was declared fire-out at around 3:30 PM. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News


Workers install reinforcement bars at a construction site in Navotas City on Monday. Dondi Tawatao, Reuters