The Day in Photos: 16 May 2018


Posted at May 16 2018 10:09 PM | Updated as of May 16 2018 10:14 PM

Here are the day's big stories in photos.

Bong Go, Baste Duterte ride jet skis in Casiguran

Secretary Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President and President Duterte's son Sebastian pose for photos onboard their respective jet skis as they take a tour around the Casiguran Sound during the Philippine Rise commemoration on Tuesday. Robinson Ninal, Malacanang Photo

Praying ahead of Ramadan

Muslims pray at the Golden Mosque in Manila on Tuesday, ahead of the announced start of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan on May 17, 2018. During the period of Ramadan, Muslims fast from dawn till dusk. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Bubbly day

Children play with soap bubbles created by a street performer at Rizal Park in Manila on Wednesday. Romeo Ranoco, Reuters

Tribute to Edong

Senate President Koko Pimentel presents a Senate resolution honoring the late Senator Edgardo Angara to the former senate leader's wife Gloria Manalang during the necrological rites on Wednesday. Angara, 83, served the Senate from 1987 to 1998, and from 2001 to 2013. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

Pinoys love Lolo Kiko

Pope Francis passes by a banner of Filipino Catholic believers during a weekly general audience at St Peter's square in Vatican on Wednesday. Andreas Solaro, AFP

People take photo of Hawaii volcano erupting

People watch as ash erupts from the Halemaumau crater during ongoing eruptions of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii, U.S. in this photo taken on May 15, 2018. Terray Sylvester, Reuters