The Day in Photos: 10 January 2018


Posted at Jan 10 2018 09:52 PM

Here are the big stories today in photos.

The Black Nazarene returns to Quiapo

The carriage bearing the Black Nazarene returns to the Quiapo Church on Wednesday after a 22-hour long procession. The journey of the Black Jesus, the Traslacion, winded thru Manila's streets participated in by millions of Catholic devotees in what has become an annual tradition. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

Veloso’s Birthday wish

The family of Mary Jane Veloso, a Filipina worker facing execution in Indonesia's, celebrates her 33rd birthday in Quezon City on Wednesday. The family and Veloso's lawyers are appealing to the courts to allow Mary Jane to testify in the case against her alleged illegal recruiters. Mark Saludes, ABS-CBN News

1 killed in California mudslide

Emergency personnel carry a woman rescued from a collapsed house after a mudslide in Montecito, California, USA on Tuesday. Kenneth Song/Santa Barbara News-Press via Reuters

“Ulat Bulilit”

Members of Salinlahi Alliance for Children’s Concerns raise concern on different issues affecting children during the “Ulat Bulilit” press conference in Quezon City on Wednesday. The group criticized the recently passed “Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion” (TRAIN) law, citing its possible impact on marginalized sectors. Manny Palmero, ABS-CBN News

LTO implements “Tanggal Bulok- Tanggal Usok”

Land Transportation Office (LTO) personnel flag down Public Utility Jeepneys (PUJs) as part of its “Tanggal Bulok, Tanggal Usok" campaign along Commonwealth in Quezon City on Wednesday. The campaign aims to apprehend smoke-belching vehicles to help curb air pollution in Metro Manila. Manny Palmero, ABS-CBN News