The Day in Photos: 13 February 2018


Posted at Feb 13 2018 08:28 PM

Here are the big stories today in photos.

Teddy’s hug

A security guard hugs a bear he bought from an outdoor flower shop in a shopping center in Quezon City Tuesday. Flowers and teddy bears are selling briskly a day before Valentine’s Day. Maria Tan. ABS-CBN News

No to Cha-cha!

Former Chief Justice Hilario Davide and 1987 Constitution framer Atty. Christian Monsod join other groups and individuals during the launching of the "No to Cha-cha Coalition" in UP Diliman in Quezon City on Tuesday. The coalition vows to defeat the current efforts to amend or revise the Constitution which are allegedly 'self-serving, undemocratic, and unpatriotic.' Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

With love

A couple with a child pose at a wedding photo booth before the start of a free mass wedding ahead of Valentine's Day celebration at Subic, Zambales on Tuesday. Erik De Castro, Reuters

Flood’s wrath

Residents check their houses damaged by a flashflood in Barangay Tigao, Cortes, Surigao del Sur on Tuesday. The incessant rain brought by Tropical storm Basyang caused flashfloods in different areas around the Caraga region. Richmon Calo Hinayon

Festive Binondo

A man holds Chinese lanterns ahead of the Chinese New Year (Year of the Dog) in the Chinatown area of Manila on Tuesday. Millions are expected to visit the oldest Chinatown in the world to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year. Basilio H. Sepe, ABS-CBN News

Dog date

A pet lover takes a selfie with a shelter dog during a "Date with Dogs", to further strengthen love for animal pals ahead of the Valentine's Day, inside the Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) headquarters in Quezon City on Tuesday. Romeo Ranoco, Reuters