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IN PHOTOS: How Philippines celebrated Easter 2019

Apr 21, 2019 - 10:40 AM

Filipinos celebrate the feast of Christ's resurrection through the Easter Vigil and the traditional Salubong procession

Salubong at San Agustin Church in Intramuros, Manila, on April 21, 2019. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Filipinos mark 400th year since Lady of Carmel's arrival in Philippines

May 05, 2018 - 7:52 AM

'Sa mundong sumasamba sa mga huwad na diyos, bumalik tayo sa Carmel,' writes Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle for 'Salubong at Traslacion'

FLUVIAL PROCESSION. The image of Our Lady of Mount Carmel is brought on a fluvial procession around Manila Bay on May 4, 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

The week in photos: March 31-April 6, 2018

Apr 07, 2018 - 3:18 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Children look out of the window of a bus upon their arrival at the Abu al-Zindeen checkpoint near the northern Syrian town of al-Bab after Jaish al-Islam fighters and their families from the former rebel bastion's main town of Douma were evacuated from the last rebel-held pocket in Eastern Ghouta on April 3, 2018.Russia-backed regime forces have retaken control of 95 percent of Eastern Ghouta since February 18 through a combination of a deadly air and ground assault and evacuation deals. / AFP PHOTO / Nazeer al-Khatib

IN PHOTOS: Filipinos mark Easter 2018 with 'Salubong'

Apr 01, 2018 - 9:33 AM

Filipinos traditionally observe the Salubong through a dawn procession that ends in front of the church, with the statues of Jesus and Mary 'meeting' on Easter

Duterte makes OFWs wait for hours, but makes up for it with cash, gifts

Dec 07, 2017 - 11:38 PM

Some 60 returning OFWs waited for the President for over two hours, but it was worth their time as they were each handed gifts by Mr. Duterte

NINONG. President Rodrigo Duterte distributes gifts to arriving overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) during the Pamaskong Salubong Para sa OFWs at the Clark International Airport in Pampanga on Thursday, December 7. Also in the photo is Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Bello III and OWWA Administrator Hans Leo Cacdac. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

EDSA Revolution trivia

Feb 25, 2014 - 6:38 PM

Rappler lists down the places symbols and songs that remind us of the EDSA People Power Revolution

Catfight over who gets to help Yolanda evacuees?

Nov 22, 2013 - 7:00 AM

With thousands of victims to attend to Oplan Salubong was hastily moved to Camp Aguinaldo because of a turf war with Air Force officers wives in Villamor

PACK YOUR BAGS: DSWD moves Oplan Salubong from the Villamor Airbase in Pasay City to Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena