The Day in Photos: 05 March 2018


Posted at Mar 06 2018 01:26 AM

Cat takes the catwalk

A cat steals the spotlight away from the models at the catwalk of “Inabel 2018," a fashion show for the benefit of the cotton farmers and weavers of Ilocos Norte headed by designers Nina Corpuz, Sherwin Sacramento and Edgar Madamba held at the Pinto Art Museum in Antipolo on Sunday. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

Cool off

People take a dip in the flowing waters of Wawa Dam in Rodriguez, Rizal province on Sunday. The weather bureau is predicting warmer temperatures ahead as the country enters summer season. Dondi Tawatao, Reuters

It's getting warmer here

Pedestrians cross a footbridge under the scorching heat of the sun along EDSA at Pasay City on Sunday. According to state weather bureau PAGASA, the beginning of summer season is expected this March or early week of April. Larry Monserate Piojo, ABS-CBN News

Justices, without the chief

Supreme Court justices attend Monday's flag ceremony without Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno who is on indefinite leave. Supreme Court employees wore red to show their support for the magistrates who reached a consensus last week that Sereno should take an indefinite leave to prepare for a possible impeachment trial. Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio is currently the acting chief justice. ABS-CBN News

'The Shape of Water' wins Oscars Best Picture

Producer J. Miles Dale (left), director Guillermo del Toro (at microphone) share the stage with the cast and crew of "The Shape of Water" as they receive the Best Picture Award during the 90th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center on Sunday in Hollywood, California. Kevin Winter, Getty Images/AFP

Dengvaxia anxiety

A girl vaccinated with Dengvaxia waits at the Dengue/Dengvaxia ward of the Quirino Memorial Medical Center (QMMC) in this photo taken on Monday. The Department of Health (DOH) has set up a Dengvaxia-Dengue fast lane located at government hospitals in anticipation of the possible influx of Dengvaxia-vaccinated patients who want to report their status to government doctors. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

Lumad air gripes

Lumad representatives and environmental advocates hold a protest outside the House of Representatives on Monday. The groups criticized the alleged lack of action to address environmental destruction in Lumad communities, and questioned the proposed amendment allowing 100% land ownership for foreign entities. Maria Tan, ABS-CBN News

A week for women

A woman sits by the side of the Jones Bridge as the sun sets in Manila on Monday. The first week of March is observed as Women’s Week under Proclamation No. 224 of 1998 while March 8 is commemorated as the International Women’s Day. George Calvelo, ABS CBN News