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<span>Carlos Pangilinan punches through locked bird cages in an effort to save his pet birds after a fire that reached the 5th alarm in Paco, Manila on June 21, 2017. Pangilinan kept more than 100 pet birds in his home but was only able to save one after the fire.</span>
<span>A replica of s dead whale, its innards disgorging a heady mix of plastic waste caught people's attention on the beach of Naic, Cavite province. Greenpeace unveiled the 15-meter-long installation to dramatize is concern over the plastic pollution that is choking the oceans and driving whales to beach themselves - and die. </span>
<span>PCOO Sec. Martin Andanar, DTI Sec. Ramon Lopez, DOE Sec. Alfonso Cusi, DOTr Sec. Arthur Tugade, Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano, Exec. Sec. Atty. Salvador Medialdea, DOF Sec. Carlos Dominguez, DBM Sec. Benjamin Diokno, DPWH Sec. Mark Villar and BCDA president &amp; CEO Vince Dizon at the Dutertenomics Forum II held in Conrad Hotel, Pasay City. The event dubbed Dutertenomics aims to build new roads and railways to help sustain the country’s economic growth momentum.
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<span>Bennielita "Bennie" Sanchez talks with lola Nenita Padilla, 61, who is resting in her sister's house in Cavite in this photo taken October 1, 2016. Bennie has made it her life mission to rescue homeless elderly folk off the streets and reunite them with their families. This photo won Gold in the Best Feature Photography, Asian Media Awards, Publish Asia 2017 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. </span>
<span>Mother and daughter feel right at home in the new housing unit they have claimed and occupied in Pandi, Bulacan. Authoritiestold them to leave in seven days. </span>
<span>A young boy gets some help from his adult companion to reach up and kiss the exposed toes of the Black Nazarene figure which is kept in a glass case inside Quiapo church in Manila City. The annual procession on the Feast of the Black Nazarene is observed every 9th of January.
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<span>Visitors pose beside the sculpture of Dr. Jose Rizal being led to his execution in Fort Santiago in Intramuros, Manila. Rizal Day is observed every December 30.</span>
<span>Sen. Leila de Lima’s former driver and alleged bagman Ronnie Dayan
is presented by PNP Chief Ronald Dela Rosa at the PNP HQ, Camp Crame. Dayan, a Pangasinan resident, was ordered arrested for snubbing a congressional inquiry into the proliferation of illegal drugs at the New Bilibid Prison, where he was accused of collecting drug money from drug lords to fund De Lima’s campaign. </span>
<span>Marcos supporters celebrate outside the Libingan ng mga Bayani during the burial of former Pres. Ferdinand Marcos, November 18, 2016. </span>
<span>Ilocos Governor Imee Marcos gives the victory sign after the favorable decision of the Supreme Court on the burial of her father, former President Ferdinand Marcos, at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Voting 9-5, the high court dismissed the petition filed by human rights groups and victims of martial law.
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<span>Militants protesting the burial of former President Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani are blocked by layers of police personnel near the Supreme Court in Manila. The Supreme Court has allowed the burial of former dictator Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani (LNMB).
Voting 9-5, the high court dismissed the petition filed by human rights groups and victims of martial law.</span>
<span>Backstrap weaving demonstrations at the Sacred Textiles of the Ifugao held in the Manlilikha ng Bayan Hall, National Museum of Anthropology, Manila. From left are Virginia Tuguinay, Junia Guimpayan and Maria Galeon. To finish a length of cloth, like a G-string or bahag, takes more than a day says Guimpayan who learned how to weave in the old tradition in 1967. 
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