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Barangay peacekeepers kill soldier, 3 others in Basilan

Jul 04, 2020 - 9:29 AM

A group of barangay peacekeepers attacked a soldier and CAFGU members in Tipo-Tipo, Basilan, because of a 'personal grudge,' according to Joint Task Force Basilan

WOUNDED. CAFGU member Randy Ibung at at St Peter Hospital in Lamitan, Basilan. Rappler Photo

‘Ambag ng kabataan’: Pasig youth help neediest in barangay during pandemic

Jun 07, 2020 - 5:13 PM

The Sangguniang Kabataan ng Barangay Maybunga, together with other youth organizations, show you're never too young to make a difference in your community

RELIEF. Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) ng Barangay Maybunga council members, together with youth volunteers, give relief goods to residents in Barangay Maybunga on May 26. All photo by Martin Louise Tungol

Tesda eyeing 'gulayan sa barangay' in Camalig as agri school site for Bicolanos

Jun 02, 2020 - 3:12 PM

Residents of Barangay Salugan in Camalig, Albay, can get free vegetables in the 'gulayan'

FREE VEGGIES. Farm worker checks out eggplants at "Gulayan sa Barangay" owned by the family of village chairwoman Shiela Dino in Barangay Salugan, Camalig town. Photo by Rhaydz B. Barcia/Rappler

Cebuano family living in tent during lockdown needs donations

May 18, 2020 - 9:57 PM

Cresencio Caballes Jr says netizens have helped him raise P5,000. His family needs P50,000 to rebuild their house destroyed in a neighborhood fire last March

TENT. 25-year-old Cresencio Caballes has been living in a tent since lockdown began after his house burned down in March. Photo from Facebook

The birth of 'Never Say Die' Barangay Ginebra

May 06, 2020 - 10:41 AM

Back in 1985, Robert Jaworski returned to the game after getting stitched in a hospital to help Ginebra stage a monumental comeback

LEGEND. Robert Jaworski’s leadership and firebrand style of play captivated fans. File photo from the 1995 PBA Annual

72 new coronavirus cases confirmed in Barangay Labangon, Cebu City

Apr 28, 2020 - 8:23 PM

Labangon is the 2nd Cebu City barangay to reach over 100 infections

BORDER. Police man a checkpoint between Cebu City and Talisay City. File photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

22 new coronavirus cases in Barangay Luz, Cebu City

Apr 26, 2020 - 8:46 PM


The cases are detected in the same barangay as Sitio Zapatera. On Sunday, 40 more new patients were recorded in Cebu City.

FRONTLINER. A worker in Sitio Zapatera, Barangay Luz, disinfects himself. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: AFP's mobile kitchen brings free meals to Quezon City homeless

Apr 20, 2020 - 10:23 PM

(UPDATED) Some 3,000 disadvantaged individuals and families will be given free hot meals once a day with the help of mobile kitchen trucks from the Armed Forces of the Philippines

RELIEF EFFORTS. Member of the Armed Forces of the Philippines handed food assistance through the AFP's Mobile Kitchen feeding program to residents at Brgy. Tatalon in Quezon City on April 20, 2020. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

First coronavirus case reported in Kawit, Cavite

Apr 10, 2020 - 10:25 PM

The case is a 59-year-old male from Barangay Toclong in Kawit

Real MVPs: San Miguel, Ginebra, Magnolia players thank frontliners

Apr 05, 2020 - 7:34 PM

PBA stars June Mar Fajardo, LA Tenorio, Scottie Thompson, Paul Lee, and Marc Pingris express their gratitude to health care workers and other frontliners

THANK YOU. Reigning six-time PBA Most Valuable Player June Mar Fajardo (right) says Filipino frontliners are the true MVPs. Photo from PBA Images


Pacquiao wants probe into leaked Barangay Dasmariñas letter

Mar 28, 2020 - 10:58 PM

Using his Senate office's stationery, Senator Manny Pacquiao questions how a private letter to him was leaked on social media

HOST. Senator Manny Pacquiao hosts the PDP-Laban meeting in his Makati residence on March 4, 2020. Photo courtesy of PDP-Laban

Greg Slaughter reunites with former Ginebra teammate Chris Ellis

Mar 13, 2020 - 7:16 PM

Greg Slaughter and Chris Ellis teamed up for Barangay Ginebra for 4 years

REUNION. Greg Slaughter gets together with former Barangay Ginebra teammate Chris Ellis in the USA. Photo from Instagram/@gregslaughter


Indigenous women mark Women's Day with protest dance against mining

Mar 07, 2020 - 2:00 PM

More than 100 indigenous women and women's rights advocates in Brgy. Didipio in Kasibu town dance the Tayaw to protest the mining operations of OceanaGold Philippines

TAYAW DANCE. Photo courtesy of Shar Balagtas and Susan Corpuz

Cone: Japeth to spread his wings with Slaughter out

Feb 28, 2020 - 9:10 PM

Tim Cone believes Japeth Aguilar will 'take off' in the Philippine Cup now that he does not have to share minutes with Greg Slaughter

HIGH EXPECTATIONS. Japeth Aguilar is expected to play a bigger role for Barangay Ginebra in its title quest in the Philippine Cup. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler


Cone speaks up on Slaughter: 'He got beat up on the internet a lot'

Feb 27, 2020 - 9:21 PM

Barangay Ginebra head coach Tim Cone says Greg Slaughter needed a break to 'get himself mentally right'

BREAKING HIS SILENCE. Tim Cone speaks up about Greg Slaughter for the first time. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler


At least 259 homes destroyed in Cebu City fire

Feb 26, 2020 - 11:12 PM

Fire investigators blame faulty wiring for starting the fire that displaced hundreds of families. Damage is estimated at P1.5 million.

BLAZE. Cebu City firefighters battle a massive fire in Barangay Suba. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

Ginebra governor Chua belies Slaughter trade rumors

Feb 25, 2020 - 6:09 PM

Alfrancis Chua says Barangay Ginebra is 'ready' to make a push for the Philippine Cup title with or without Greg Slaughter

HIATUS. Greg Slaughter takes a break from basketball. File photo from PBA Images


Slaughter goes on hiatus as Ginebra contract expires

Feb 08, 2020 - 7:35 PM

Greg Slaughter ends a six-season run with Barangay Ginebra, which he helped win 4 PBA championships

HIATUS. Greg Slaughter says he will 'work on myself in all aspects.' Photo from PBA Images


Makati police bust another prostitution front

Feb 07, 2020 - 5:31 PM

This is the third raid in 5 months of a Makati Hotel being used for criminal activities

26 women, mostly foreigners, rescued from alleged prostitution den in Makati. Photo by Makati Police

Cagayan de Oro City offers sanitary landfill for use of other towns

Jan 31, 2020 - 1:09 PM

CdO says it will collect fees from towns which will avail of its new sanitary landfill

Cagayan de Oro CIty Mayor Oscar Moreno (in Pink) shows DENR Secretary Roy Cimatu the city's sprawling 45 hectares sanitary landfill. Mayor Moreno offers the landfill to other LGUs but says the LGUs must pay the city government. (Bobby Lagsa/Rappler)

Caguioa, 40, to play one more year for Ginebra

Jan 20, 2020 - 11:07 PM

Mark Caguioa says he still 'feels good' as he is set to see action in his 20th PBA season

ANOTHER ONE. Mark Caguioa wins his eighth PBA title with Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images


WATCH: Ginebra joins 'Tala' dance craze at victory party

Jan 20, 2020 - 9:30 PM

Finals MVP Japeth Aguilar and Scottie Thompson take center stage, drawing cheers from the fans who trooped to their victory party

DO-IT-ALL. Scottie Thompson shows off his dancing chops to the delight of the fans. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler


Scottie also deserving of Finals MVP, says Cone

Jan 19, 2020 - 10:01 PM

Tim Cone lauds Scottie Thompson for his contributions that often get overlooked, especially his defense on Chris Newsome in the PBA Governors' Cup finals

ANOTHER ONE. Scottie Thompson wins his fourth PBA title with Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images


Brownlee no doubt an 'NBA-caliber' player, says Cone

Jan 19, 2020 - 4:01 PM

Justin Brownlee's on-court brilliance reminds Ginebra coach Tim Cone of the late seven-time Best Import Bobby Parks

ULTIMATE WINNER. Justin Brownlee adds another PBA title to his belt. Photo from PBA Images


'Surreal' to win PBA title vs ex-team, says Ginebra's Dillinger

Jan 18, 2020 - 5:36 PM

Jared Dillinger ends a personal six-year title drought as Barangay Ginebra drubs his former team Meralco

CHAMP AGAIN. Jared Dillinger helps Barangay Ginebra rules the PBA Governors' Cup for the third time in the last 4 seasons. Photo from PBA Images


First-time champ Pringle the 'difference' for Ginebra, says Cone

Jan 18, 2020 - 9:11 AM

After failing to get past the semifinals in his first 4 seasons in the league, Stanley Pringle captures his first PBA title with a new team

TITLE DROUGHT OVER. Stanley Pringle gives Barangay Ginebra another dimension in its third conquest of the PBA Governors' Cup in the last 4 seasons. Photo from PBA Images


Japeth deflects Finals MVP credit to entire Ginebra team

Jan 18, 2020 - 1:13 AM

Japeth Aguilar admits having a hard time accepting his first Finals MVP plum, saying all of his teammates did their part in winning the PBA Governors' Cup title

BIG CONTRIBUTOR. Japeth Aguilar captures his first Finals MVP award. Photo from PBA Images


Japeth clinches first Finals MVP as Ginebra rules

Jan 17, 2020 - 9:49 PM

Japeth Aguilar delivers on both ends to help power Barangay Ginebra to a PBA Governors' Cup title for the third time in the last 4 seasons

DOMINANT FIGURE. Meralco finds no answer for Japeth Aguilar as he helps key Barangay Ginebra to another PBA Governors' Cup crown. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra breaks Meralco heart anew, bags Govs' Cup crown

Jan 17, 2020 - 9:28 PM

Justin Brownlee and Barangay Ginebra win the PBA Governors' Cup title for the third time in the last 4 seasons – all at the expense of Meralco

CHAMP AGAIN. LA Tenorio adds another PBA title to his belt. Photo from PBA Images

Memory of blowing past 3-1 lead keeps Cone on his toes

Jan 17, 2020 - 3:53 PM

Tim Cone knows that a 3-1 series lead could either set up a quick wrap-up or lead to a colossal meltdown

ON THE CUSP. Tim Cone and Barangay Ginebra are a win away from another Governors' Cup crown. Photo from PBA Images


HIGHLIGHTS: Ginebra vs Meralco - PBA Governors' Cup Finals 2019-2020 Game 5

Jan 16, 2020 - 6:50 PM

Barangay Ginebra seeks to wrap it up but Meralco aims to stay alive when they meet in Game 5 at the Mall of Asia Arena on Friday, January 17.

Tenorio, Ginebra dedicate Game 4 win to Taal eruption victims

Jan 16, 2020 - 12:51 AM

LA Tenorio hopes to make the Barangay Ginebra fans affected by the Taal Volcano eruption happy by winning the PBA Governors' Cup title

ONE MORE WIN. LA Tenorio and Barangay Ginebra dominate Meralco to move a win away from ruling the Governors' Cup. Photo from PBA Images


Cone: Brownlee after championships, not awards

Jan 15, 2020 - 11:51 PM

Justin Brownlee falls short of the Best Import award anew, but pushes Barangay Ginebra on the cusp of another PBA title

ON THE BRINK. Justin Brownlee and Barangay Ginebra are a win away from another PBA crown. Photo from PBA Images


Brownlee, Ginebra blast Meralco to move on cusp of PBA title

Jan 15, 2020 - 9:33 PM

Justin Brownlee and Barangay Ginebra dominate the last 3 periods after a tight opening quarter to gain a 3-1 lead in the PBA Governors' Cup finals

ONE MORE WIN. Justin Brownlee and Barangay Ginebra are a win away from a third Governors' Cup crown in the last 4 seasons. Photo from PBA Images


HIGHLIGHTS: Ginebra vs Meralco - PBA Governors' Cup Finals 2019-2020 Game 4

Jan 14, 2020 - 6:47 PM

Barangay Ginebra shoots for a 3-1 lead, while Meralco seeks to level the best-of-seven duel at 2-2 in Game 4 at the Araneta Coliseum on Wednesday, January 15

Told by Cone of measly assist production, Brownlee answers call

Jan 13, 2020 - 11:50 PM

Justin Brownlee flirts with a triple-double to lead Barangay Ginebra to a 2-1 finals lead over Meralco after tallying just a single assist in the first two games combined

DO-IT-ALL. Justin Brownlee displays his full offensive repertoire in Game 3 of the PBA Governors' Cup finals. Photo from PBA Images


Block party: Japeth a defensive beast for Ginebra in Game 3

Jan 13, 2020 - 12:23 AM

Japeth Aguilar leapfrogs PBA legends Alvin Patrimonio, Abe King, and Poch Juinio in the all-time blocks list

UPPER HAND. Japeth Aguilar and Barangay Ginebra seize a 2-1 lead against Meralco in the PBA Governors' Cup finals. Photo from PBA Images


Ginebra trounces Meralco behind Brownlee for 2-1 finals lead

Jan 12, 2020 - 9:13 PM

Justin Brownlee flirts with a triple-double as Barangay Ginebra staves off Meralco in Game 3 of the PBA Governors' Cup finals

BACK ON TOP. Justin Brownlee and Barangay Ginebra regain the upper hand against Meralco. Photo from PBA Images


HIGHLIGHTS: Ginebra vs Meralco - PBA Governor's Cup Finals 2019-2020 Game 3

Jan 11, 2020 - 6:00 PM

A 2-1 lead is up for grabs as Barangay Ginebra and Meralco tangle in Game 3 at the Araneta Coliseum on Sunday, January 12

Meralco escapes Ginebra to knot PBA finals at 1-1

Jan 10, 2020 - 9:46 PM

Baser Amer and Allen Durham deliver down the stretch as Meralco frustrates Barangay Ginebra in Lucena City

BREAKTHROUGH. Allen Durham and Meralco get their first win in Lucena City. Photo from PBA Images


HIGHLIGHTS: Ginebra vs Meralco - PBA Governor's Cup Finals 2019-2020 Game 2

Jan 09, 2020 - 8:12 PM

Barangay Ginebra and Meralco battle on the road for Game 2 in Lucena City on Friday, January 10

Tenorio: Game 1 vs Meralco 'hardest' Ginebra played in years

Jan 08, 2020 - 4:33 PM

LA Tenorio and Barangay Ginebra 'bleed for every point' against a tough Meralco side in Game 1 of the PBA Governors' Cup finals

ONE DOWN. LA Tenorio and Barangay Ginebra are 3 wins away from another PBA Governors' Cup crown. Photo from PBA Images


Jaworski leads Ginebra outreach in Tondo

Jan 08, 2020 - 1:59 PM

PBA legend Robert Jaworski spearheads the Barangay Ginebra Shoebox of Malasakit gift-giving activity at the Better World community

MAN OF THE PEOPLE. Robert Jaworski gives back to the community. Photo from San Miguel Corporation


Aguilar wins game, trash talks Durham with key block

Jan 08, 2020 - 8:12 AM

Japeth Aguilar denies Allen Durham of what could have been the game-tying basket in Game 1 of the PBA Governors' Cup finals

INTENSE MATCHUP. Japeth Aguilar gets the last laugh over Allen Durham. Photo from PBA Images


Brownlee, Ginebra survive Meralco in thrilling Game 1

Jan 07, 2020 - 10:10 PM

Justin Brownlee comes up clutch with big-time free throws as Barangay Ginebra draws first blood against Meralco in the best-of-seven finals series

EVER RELIABLE. As usual, Justin Brownlee saves the day for Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images


HIGHLIGHTS: Ginebra vs Meralco - PBA Governors' Cup Finals 2019-2020 Game 1

Jan 06, 2020 - 7:00 PM

Barangay Ginebra and Meralco kick off the best-of-seven series on Tuesday, January 7, at the Araneta Coliseum

No, winning never gets old for Tim Cone

Jan 05, 2020 - 5:40 PM

Tim Cone can extend his PBA record of won championships as Barangay Ginebra and Meralco vie for the Governors' Cup crown

PILING IT UP. Tim Cone looks to win his fourth PBA title with Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images


Brownlee wary of Christmas sweets as Ginebra gears up for PBA finals

Dec 24, 2019 - 11:48 PM

Justin Brownlee will be spending Christmas and New Year in the Philippines as the PBA set the Governors' Cup finals next year

HAT TRICK. Justin Brownlee seeks to win his third PBA Governors' Cup title with Barangay Ginebra. Photo from PBA Images


Cone, Ginebra to sacrifice holiday break for PBA finals

Dec 21, 2019 - 12:05 AM

Tim Cone plans to squeeze in practices in between Christmas and New Year as Barangay Ginebra gears up for the PBA Governors' Cup finals

JUST MAKING SURE. Tim Cone says he and Barangay Ginebra do not want to lose their momentum heading into the finals. Photo from PBA Images


Ginebra sinks NorthPort in Game 4 to reach PBA finals

Dec 20, 2019 - 9:25 PM

Justin Brownlee and Japeth Aguilar both churn out near-triple-double outings for Barangay Ginebra

DO-IT-ALL. Japeth Aguilar shows another facet of his game by flirting with a triple-double. Photo from PBA Images