Ironman 70.3

CEBU. A day after covering 70.3 miles swimming, biking and running, pros who joined the Ironman 70.3 competition last Sunday visited Bantayan to show their support for typhoon Yolanda’s survivors. (Arni Aclao)

Mga batang nagtrabaho inay muskwela

DAVAO. Mga bata kinsa gitakda nga anaa unta sa eskwelahan nagtungha, apan nakitang nagkarga og mga ukay-ukay nga ilang ibaligya sa Quimpo Boulevard, siyudad sa Davao, kagahapon. (King Rodriguez)

Ironman 70.3 Philippines bike leg

CEBU. About 2,500 triathletes conquered the streets in Cebu City for the Ironman 70.3 Philippines on Sunday, August 3, 2014. Here's a clip of the 90-K bike leg. (Jayjay Neri/Sunnex)

Baciwa office

BACOLOD. Tension grips the Bacolod City Water District after the Board of Directors suspended general manager Juliana Carbon for various offenses, but she says the act is unlawful. (Sun.Star Bacolod File)

Once-conjoined twins with their mother

NEW YORK. Arlene Aguirre (center) plays with her formerly conjoined twin sons, Clarence (left) and Carl, 12, at the family's home in Scarsdale, N.Y., Thursday, July 31, 2014. (AP)

Aerial shot of Ironman 70.3 Philippines swim leg

CEBU. Here's a clip of the 2,500 triathletes as they began their 2K swim leg Sunday (Aug. 3, 2014) morning in the Ironman 70.3 hosted by Cebu. (Kim Yuhico/Sunnex)

Caroline Steffen

CEBU. Caroline Steffen was the top female triathlete for the third straight year, completing the Ironman 70.3 in just 4:32:34. (Allan Cuizon)

Bumper harvest

DAVAO. There’s a mangosteen frenzy of sorts in the city as prices have already dropped to as low at P25 per kilo due to a bumper harvest. Here, a tricycle loaded with mangosteen at the Agdao Public Market is surrounded by buyers. (Seth Delos Reyes)

Mga bata nangambak sa pantalan

DAVAO. Malipayon kaayo ang mga bata nga nangambak sa pantalan sa Sta. Ana, Davao City kay walay klase kagahapon. Pagkaligo sa dagat ang ilang kalingawan kay wa naanad sa dula sa internet. (Seth delos Reyes)

Bata nalingaw

DAVAO. Usa ka bata nalingaw samtang gitulod sa usa ka edaran sa dalang San Pedro, siyudad sa Davao kagahapon. (King Rodriguez)

Aksidente sa Sta Cruz ug Toril District

DAVAO. Si PO2 Oliver Dacalos, sa Sta. Cruz Police nag-imbestiga sa aksidente sa Barangay Inawayan, Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur ug Barangay Baracatan, Toril District, siyudad sa Davao kagahapon. Duha ang namatay sa maong insidente. (King Rodriguez)

Bacolod City Water District employees

BACOLOD. Some employees of Bacolod City Water District join the prayer vigil and candle lighting rites as a show of support to suspended general manager Juliana Carbon in front of the Baciwa compound last night. (Carla N. Cañet)

Farmer and his carabao

BUTUAN. A farmer guides the Carabao in the muddy patch as it plows the land to prepare it for planting of rice in Barangay Mahay, Butuan City, July 13, 2014. (Erwin M. Mascariñas)

Man selling hammock

BUTUAN. A man carries on his shoulder a hammock made of Rattan together with other items made of indigenous materials from Dinagat Island in Surigao del Norte. He sells these items along the national highway in Butuan City, July 13, 2014. (Erwin M. Mascariñas)

Working mom

DAVAO. A Badjao woman does carpentry work of their shanty at an evacuation center along Sta. Ana wharf on Friday, August 1, 2014. (King Rodriguez)

Regional Director Ador G. Canlas

CEBU. Regional Director Ador G. Canlas (second from right) and Rep. Raul del Mar (rightmost) join a team in inspecting the site of a road widening project that will stretch 1.5 kilometers in Banilad and Talamban, Cebu City. (Allan Defensor)

Accident in Rizal-Lacson Streets, Bacolod

BACOLOD. The ambulance of Murcia town overturned following a four-vehicle accident that injured three people along Rizal-Lacson Streets in Bacolod City Thursday. (Merlinda A. Pedrosa)

Iron man

Formula One champion  Jenson Button (leftmost biker) and Philippine elite triathletes Noy Jopson and Joseph Miller (left, in neon cleats) lead other Ironman 70.3 participants in a bikeout in Liloan, Cebu. The international triathlon race takes place on Sunday in Cebu. (Ruel Rosillo)

West Bound Terminal

CAGAYAN DE ORO. A man lifts up a large fish among those fish displayed from Zamboanga province at West Bound Terminal fish landing in Barangay Bulua, Cagayan de Oro City. (Erwin M. Mascarinas)

Human rights abuses victims

CAGAYAN DE ORO. Human rights abuses victims submit their requirements while being briefed by the Claims board staff at City Tourism Hall on July 31, 2014. (Joey P. Nacalaban)


DAVAO. The Rotary Club of Davao aims to augment the blood supply in the city. Here, their partner from Red Cross checks the blood of a donor during a blood-letting activity held at San Pedro College on Thursday. (King Rodriguez)


DAVAO. Gituslob sa mga lalaki ang kalakay sa dagat sa Pier sa Sta. Ana, dakbayan sa Davao aron modonar og dagay kay panguntra sa bukbok. (Seth Delos Reyes)

Carbo boat moored

ZAMBOANGA. Due to lack of space, a cargo boat moored alongside another vessel at the port of Isabela City, Basilan. (Bong Garcia)

 Airport access road

BACOLOD. The Bacolod side entrance of the airport access road that traverses the cities of Talisay and Silay. (Sun.Star Bacolod File)

Acacia tree in Tinaan, City of Naga

CEBU. Fr. Robert Reyes (right) ties a white ribbon around an acacia tree in Tinaan, City of Naga, to dramatize his request for the environment department to save whatever trees they can. (Alan Tangcawan)

Sea scavengers

DAVAO. Children rummage through the litter floating on the shoreline of Davao City’s Sasa wharf Wednesday. (King Rodriguez)

Gisundo sa tunghaan

DAVAO. Gamay nga motorsiklo ang gisakyan sa amahan ug upat ka mga bata nga gisundo pagpanggawas sa Magallanes Elementary School, dakbayan sa Davao kagahapon sa udto. (Seth Delos Reyes)

President Aquino and Governor Marañon

BACOLOD. President Benigno Aquino III (right) shares a light moment with Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. during his visit to Negros Occidental last May. During his Sona on Monday, the President thanks Marañon for his support even if they are not partymates. (Contributed photo)

MILF rebels watch Aquino’s Sona

MARAWI. Moro Islamic Liberation Front rebels in Marawi City watch the 5th State Of the Nation Address of President Benigno S. Aquino III on July 28, 2014. The MILF is disappointed on the delayed submission of Bangsamoro Basic Law draft to Congress for review and approval. (Richel V. Umel)

Regional director of the Population Commission

CEBU. Lawyer Bruce Ragas (left), regional director of the Population Commission, congratulates the parents of Kyle Olendang, one of several babies born in the early hours of July 27, when the population was projected to reach 100 million. (Arni Aclao)

Kalihukan sa Eid Celebration

DAVAO. Muslim students from Calinan, Davao City get last minute instructions as they prepare for the Holy Q’uran reading competition in the First Centralized Eid’l Fitr Celebration at the Magsaysay Park Tuesday. (Seth delos Reyes)

Mga bata naniudto

DAVAO. Giatiman sa inahan ang mga bata sa ilang pagpaniudto sa Rizal Park, dakbayan sa Davao. (Seth Delos Reyes)

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