The Day in Photos: 12 February 2018


Posted at Feb 12 2018 10:06 PM


An iconic image of a dog greets motorists along Naguilian Road in Irisan, Baguio in this photo taken February 8. This bust was made by an Ifugao carver known as Seldan as a tribute to Leonardo Camora, the father of the property owner Rizalina Camora Castro. The bust is best viewed from Lamtang Road. Carl Taawan, ABS-CBN News

Sagip Sundo from Kuwait

Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) from Kuwait arrive at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila on Monday. More than 2,000 Filipino worker expressed interest to avail of the government’s Sagip Sundo program from Kuwait, after President Duterte ordered a total ban of deployment to Kuwait. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

Adopt a dog in the Year of the Dog

A member of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) dons a dog costume and plays with homeless children as activists distribute pamphlets in Manila's Chinatown district on Monday, ahead of the Lunar New Year celebration on February 16.

The animal rights proponents encouraged people to adopt dogs from their local shelters or rescue groups instead of buying purebreds from pet stores. Noel Celis, AFP

Flowers for you

Customers canvass for flowers at the Dangwa market, Manila on Monday, ahead of Valentine's Day. Flowers, a usual gift for significant others on the day of hearts, tend to mark up in price days leading to Valentine's Day. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

'Basyang' causes flood

A person struggles to cross a flooded street as private and public transport vehicles pass by during a heavy downpour brought by Tropical Storm Basyang in Butuan City in Mindanao. Basyang is expected to make landfall in the Caraga region on February 13. Erwin Mascariñas, ABS- CBN News

Home for Chinese New Year

Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival travel rush begins ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year in Shanghai, China, on Monday. Aly Song, Reuters