THE DAY IN PHOTOS: June 25, 2019


Posted at Jun 26 2019 01:24 AM

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Heatwave hits Europe

People cool themselves in a pond at the Trocadero esplanade in Paris on Monday, as temperatures soar to 33 degrees Celsius. Forecasters say Europeans will feel sizzling heat this week with temperatures soaring as high as 40 degrees Celsius in an "unprecedented" June heatwave hitting much of Western Europe. Christophe Archambault, AFP

Pikachus in climate protest

Climate activists wearing Pikachu costumes stage a parade and flag dance protest in front of the Japanese Embassy along Roxas Boulevard in Manila on Tuesday. The protesters urged Japan, who heads the G20, to end coal financing around the world and invest in sustainable and renewable energy projects. Maria Tan, ABS-CBN News

Flooding time

Floodwater remains in a low-lying residential area in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City on Tuesday. The heavy downpour early morning Tuesday flooded low-lying areas around Metro Manila, days after PAGASA announced the start of the rainy season. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Wall collapse in Parañaque

Tarpaulins are used to cover part of a construction site in Parañaque after a wall made of galvanized iron sheets collapsed due to heavy rains early morning Tuesday, injuring 4. The downpour, caused by the southwest monsoon, also flooded parts of Metro Manila making roads impassable. Manny Palmero, ABS-CBN News


A handyman drills a galvanized metal sheet in place as storm clouds loom overhead at a residence in Manila on Tuesday. According to PAGASA, a tropical depression has formed and has been named “Dodong” which may stir rains across parts of the country. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

Rainy night

A girl crosses the road with her mother under a heavy downpour in JP Rizal Avenue Makati on Tuesday. Residents of Metro Manila and nearby area should expect monsoon rains even as parts of the metro are gripped with a water shortage while Angat Dam’s water level continues to dip. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News