The Day in Photos, 3 January 2017


Posted at Jan 03 2017 08:46 PM

Girls on a bridge

Sisters Cheryl and Mylene Baang cross a newly installed hanging bridge at Barangay Lingating in Baungon, Bukidnon to Barangay Bayanga in Cagayan de Oro on Tuesday. The bridge, which was constructed by the Department of Public Works and Highways, aims to address safety issues students faced crossing the river to school. Angelo Andrade, ABS-CBN RNG

Devotees flock to Quiapo Church

A man sells colorful balloons as a policeman patrols around the Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene (Quiapo Church) on Tuesday. Devotees of the Black Nazarene have started to flock to the church to attend the 9-day novena of the annual Traslacion. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

NIA residents still in evacuation centers

Residents temporarily stay in an evacuation center at a covered court in Barangay Pinahan, Quezon City on Tuesday. At least 1,000 families were displaced after a fire razed an informal settlement along NIA Road in Quezon City on December 27. Manny Palmero, ABS-CBN News

Ready for 2017

Officials blow horns and ring the opening bell during a ceremony to start the first day of trading of the new year at the Philippine Stock Exchange in Manila on Tuesday. Noel Celis, AFP