1. This is how Good Friday is marked in some northern Philippines villages.
3. Every year, a group of Filipino devotees whip and nail themselves to crosses, in remembrance of the death of Jesus Christ.
9. This is Ruben Enaje. He has portrayed Jesus Christ 27 times.
11. The ceremony takes place in a few different Filipino Roman Catholic villages, despite being reportedly rejected by church leaders.
- Iraq's prime minister has ordered the arrest of anti-government protesters who breached Baghdad's fortified "Green Zone" and occupied the parliament building.
- Around 100 people drowned this past weekend after two migrant vessels went down in the Mediterranean sea.
- And elephants performed for the last time at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey after years of protest from animal advocates 🐘