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LOOK: Members of the Philippine Coast Guard patrol the houses along the lakeside of Brgy San Isidro in Talisay, Batangas to ward off residents trying sneak in to retrieve their belongings a week since the #TaalEruption2020 began on Monday, January 20. 📷 Benjamin Nabong/Rappler
@reyaika At Tagaytay flower market, vendors ask for relief goods. Amid difficult times, Maristela Romago tells Rappler that some buyers even asked them if their flowers can be bought at a "bargain " price. | via @reyaika
Philippine sports legends Lydia de Vega, Akiko Thomson, Eric Buhain, Alvin Patrimonio, Bong Coo, Efren "Bata" Reyes, Mansueto "Onyok" Velasco, and Rafael "Paeng" Nepomuceno carry the SEA Games Federation Flag at the #SEAGames2019 opening ceremony. 📷 Josh Albelda/Rappler
New hopes, new dreams. 🌻 The sunflowers along University Avenue in UP Diliman are now in full bloom. Since the early 1980’s, these sunflowers have graced the school’s graduation ceremonies, serving as a yellow backdrop when the graduates march in. 📸 Beth Frondoso/Rappler
Environmental activists and fishermen on April 5, 2019, raised Philippine flags along the beach of Olo-Olo in Lobo, Batangas to protest the sighting of the Chinese vessel near the area. Photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler