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New Delhi gives free bus rides for women

Oct 30, 2019 - 8:05 AM

Women in the Indian capital are given pink tickets entitling them to free travel, with a message from the chief minister on the back that said he hoped the move would empower them and their families

PINK TICKET. A woman traveling on a Delhi Transport Corporation bus shows a pink ticket in New Delhi on October 29, 2019, allowing her to a free ride. Photo bt Sajjad Hussain/AFP

2019 SEA Games: Where to buy tickets as low as P50

Oct 03, 2019 - 1:35 PM

You can now buy tickets to watch your favorite sports in the 2019 SEA Games!

TICKET DROP. The 2019 SEA Games tickets go on sale on October 3. Photo by Beatrice Go/Rappler

Swap trash for tickets on Indonesia's 'plastic bus'

Aug 09, 2019 - 12:40 PM

An hour-long bus ride with unlimited stops costs 3 large bottles, 5 medium bottles or 10 plastic cups. But they must be cleaned and cannot be squashed.

This picture taken on July 21, 2019 shows a bus conductor collecting used plastic bottles as fare payment on board a Suroboyo bus in the Indonesian city of Surabaya. - Indonesia is the world's second-biggest marine polluter behind China and has pledged to reduce plastic waste in its waters some 70 percent by 2025 by boosting recycling, raising public awareness, and curbing usage. (Photo by Juni Kriswanto / AFP) / TO GO WITH Indonesia-environment-plastic,FEATURE by Harry PEARL

FIBA World Cup 2019: Gilas team pass on sale online

Apr 05, 2019 - 4:22 PM

Filipinos get a chance to show again why they’re the Most Valuable Fans in the FIBA World Cup

ALL-OUT SUPPORT. The Philippine team needs all the support it can get as Gilas faces formidable foes in the first round. Photo from FIBA

8 more UAAP Finals ticket scalpers arrested

Dec 03, 2018 - 1:50 PM

Police have now nabbed a total of 17 scalpers selling UAAP Finals tickets at 5 to 10 times their original prices

Photos from Shutterstock

LOOK: Long lines at SM Tickets outlets for blockbuster UAAP Finals 2018

Nov 30, 2018 - 3:36 PM

Fans were complaining about scalpers selling tickets for more than double the actual price

'Solo: A Star Wars Story' struggles to take off in opening weekend

May 28, 2018 - 9:58 AM

Analysts predict that the movie, directed by Ron Howard starring Alden Ehrenreich as a young version of the swashbuckling Han Solo, would reach $130 million to $150 million

'Avengers: Infinity War' is the highest grossing movie in the Philippines

May 02, 2018 - 12:09 PM

Fans continue to flock to theaters as the Marvel movie makes history

INFINITY WAR. The movie earns the biggest box office gross in the Philippines. From left to right: War Machine/James Rhodes (Don Cheadle), Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) and Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson). Photo by Chuck Zlotnick/Marvel Studios 2018

'Avengers: Infinity War' opens with $630 million, smashing global record

Apr 30, 2018 - 2:29 PM

'Infinity War' tops 'The Fate of the Furious' in the global opening and 'The Force Awakens' in the US in ticket sales

Marvel Studios' AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR..L to R: Doctor Strange/Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), Iron Man/Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), Bruce Banner/Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) and Wong (Benedict Wong)..Photo: Chuck Zlotnick..©Marvel Studios 2018

Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017: 13 things to see at the expo

Jun 26, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Rappler will be at Asia s biggest mobile expo happening from June 28 to July 1 Here s what we re looking forward to seeing

Schedule and ticket prices: 2017 SEABA Championships in Manila

Apr 11, 2017 - 6:37 PM

Upper box tickets start selling April 12 and all tickets will be available by April 16

Disney's 'The Lion King' is coming to Manila

Mar 07, 2017 - 12:35 PM

(UPDATED) The Manila premiere of 'The Lion King' is part of the musical's first international tour

'THE LION KING.' Disney's 'The Lion King' is set to premiere in Manila in March 2018. Photo by Joan Marcus

Miss Universe in PH: Ticket prices revealed

Dec 12, 2016 - 3:36 PM

UPDATED Tickets will go on sale December 20

TICKET PRICES. Tourism secretary Wanda Teo says tickets for the Miss Universe pageant will go on sale on December 20, which will range from $160 to $1,000. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Coldplay Manila tickets sold out – MMI

Nov 25, 2016 - 1:12 PM

Tickets to Coldplay s Manila concert are sold out – this is announced a day after they are made available for sale to the public

COLDPLAY. Tickets to the band's Manila concert sell out a day after tickets are made available to the public. File photo shows frontman Chris Martin performing at the Rose Bowl on August 20, 2016 in Pasadena, California. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images/AFP

'Nobody said it was easy': Netizens shocked by Coldplay ticket prices

Nov 16, 2016 - 3:45 PM

How much are you willing to shell out for your music idols? It turns out some fans have their limits

New US ambassador, Manny Pacquiao, Park Geun-Hye | 12PM wRap

Nov 04, 2016 - 12:26 PM

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Pacquiao to be paid on 'percentage' while Vargas earns career-high payday

Nov 04, 2016 - 7:55 AM

WBO welterweight champ Jessie Vargas will make his biggest payday yet while Pacquiao s purse is virtually on percentage

FLYING SOLO. After HBO declined to carry the Manny Pacquiao vs Jessie Vargas pay-per-view, Top Rank decided to go it alone and distribute the fight themselves. Photo by Wendell Alinea

PBA Finals Game 6 tickets to go on sale October 17

Oct 16, 2016 - 10:06 PM

Clamor for fans is expected as Barangay Ginebra is one win away from its first championship in 8 years

CLAMOR FOR TICKETS. Fans pack the Big Dome during Game 5 of the 2016 PBA Governors' Cup Finals. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Kevin Garnett says 'farewell' after 21 NBA seasons

Sep 24, 2016 - 10:45 AM

Garnett leaves the NBA ranked 17th in points ninth in rebounds and 17th in blocked shots

Owens vs Zayn vs Rollins is new WWE Live Manila main event

Sep 01, 2016 - 7:20 PM

Kevin Owens shock WWE Universal championship win and injuries have reshaped the company s first live event in Manila since 2009

TRIPLE THREAT. New WWE Universal champion Kevin Owens (L) will now face Sami Zayn (C) and Seth Rollins in the updated WWE Manila main event. Photos from their Twitter accounts

Rio police seize passports in raid on Irish Olympics office

Aug 22, 2016 - 4:01 AM

Phones passports and computers are seized as Brazilian police step up an inquiry into black market ticket sales at the Rio Olympics

AWAITING HEARING. President of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) Patrick Hickey of Ireland speaking during an interview at the 2015 European Games in Baku. He was arrested in Rio de Janeiro and is being held awaiting hearing. Photo by Jack Guez/AFP

Top IOC official arrested in Rio over illegal ticket sales

Aug 17, 2016 - 9:50 PM

The head of the European Olympic Committees is detained at a luxury hotel in Rio as police look to crack down on ticket scalping

TICKET SCANDAL. File picture taken on August 8, 2016 shows tickets of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games marked with the name of the Olympic Committee of Ireland seized from one of the directors of THG Sports, Irish Kevin James Mallon, displayed during a press conference at the City Police's station in Benfica. Photo by Tasso Marcelo/AFP

UFC releases ticket prices for second ‘Fight Night Manila’

Aug 12, 2016 - 1:34 PM

Tickets for UFC s second show in Manila will be cheaper on average than the first time around

COMING BACK. The UFC is returning to Manila with a card still to be announced. Graphic from UFC's Instagram

Your guide to the FIBA OQT in Manila

Jun 30, 2016 - 3:51 PM

The tournament will see a total of 6 nations vie for the lone ticket to the Rio Olympics basketball tilt this August

It's a golden ticket – nearly $50,000 for 2 to NBA Finals

Jun 19, 2016 - 12:45 PM

The ticket resale firm says it sold the most expensive non suite seats in its 16 year history to the Father s Day matchup at Oracle Arena

NBA FINALS. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (R) and Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (L) in action in Game 6. Photo by LARRY W. SMITH/EPA

All tickets for Muhammad Ali memorial service handed out in an hour

Jun 09, 2016 - 4:21 AM

15 000 tickets are given out free for Ali s memorial service but Ali s spokesman is disgusted that tickets were being sold by profiteers

A person shows off the free tickets he received   EPA/ERIK S. LESSER

Seth Rollins added to WWE Manila card

Jun 08, 2016 - 5:00 PM

Seth Rollins joins Roman Reigns AJ Styles The New Day and more on the WWE s first show in 7 years

CURBSTOMP YOUR ENTHUSIASM. Seth Rollins joins an already loaded card at the first WWE show in Manila since 2009

WWE Live Manila ticket prices revealed

May 30, 2016 - 4:35 PM

Tickets are priced between P1 580 and P15 840 for WWE Live Manila which takes place September 9 at Mall of Asia Arena

WWE returns to Manila for live show in September

May 25, 2016 - 9:00 AM

WWE will hold its first show in the Philippines in 7 years on September 9 with World Heavyweight champion Roman Reigns announced for the event

2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Manila schedule

Apr 26, 2016 - 5:29 PM

Mark your calendars for the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Manila this July

OLYMPIC QUALIFIERS. The Philippines will have homecourt advantage as they try to earn a spot at the Rio 2016 basketball tournament. Photo from

Ticket prices for Olympic qualifying tournament in Manila bared

Apr 12, 2016 - 6:15 PM

Panlilio says fans who cannot watch the tournament can rely on TV5 coverage Some viewing parties are also being planned

Ex-UFC champ Jon Jones cited for drag racing violation

Mar 29, 2016 - 2:37 PM

Jones is ticketed for drag racing in downtown Albuquerque New Mexico along with 4 other traffic infractions

MORE TROUBLE. Jon Jones, seen here punching Daniel Comier during the UFC 182 event in January 2015, gets into more trouble  as he is cited for 5 traffic infractions in New Mexico. File Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP

Single ticket: How about voting for president and VP together?

Mar 23, 2016 - 6:35 PM

When the winning presidential candidate comes from one party and the winning vice presidential candidate comes from another party the best that can be hoped for is a coalition of convenience

Europe 'big 5' airlines launch new alliance

Jan 21, 2016 - 1:27 PM

The Airlines for Europe A4E alliance calls for an end to excessive fees paid by travellers

FIFA fires secretary general Valcke

Jan 13, 2016 - 7:31 PM

The former right hand man to FIFA president Sepp Blatter has been accused of aiding a scheme to sell 2014 World Cup tickets on the black market

FIRED. The FIFA Emergency Committee decided, on January 9, 2016, to dismiss Jerome Valcke, seen here in this file photo from March 2014, from the position of FIFA Secretary General with immediate effect. File Photo by STEFFEN SCHMIDT/EPA

Ople hits MIAA: Why hassle OFWs over terminal fee refund system?

Jan 13, 2016 - 4:44 PM

UPDATED There is a continuing injustice going on when OFWs are forced to line up to refund the P550 that they are not even supposed to pay under our law

CONTINUING INJUSTICE. Advocate for OFWs Toots Ople blasts the MIAA for the collection of terminal fees from OFWs, calling it a 'continuing injustice' for migrant workers.

MMFF 2015 organizers deny ticket swapping issue

Dec 26, 2015 - 4:18 PM

MMFF 2015 organizers release a statement about the My Bebe Love tickets being swapped for those of Beauty and the Bestie

TICKET SWAPPING. 2015 Metro Manila Film Festival organizers deny the ticket swapping issue between 'My Bebe Love' and 'Beauty and the Bestie.' Photo courtesy of Star Cinema, Screengrab from YouTube/Octo Arts Films International

'My Bebe Love' director confirms ticket swapping at MMFF 2015

Dec 25, 2015 - 11:51 PM

Tickets bought for the movie My Bebe Love had Beauty and the Bestie printed on them instead

ALDUB. Fans of Maine "Yaya Dub" Mendoza and Alden Richards cry foul over the ticket swapping incidents at the Metro Manila Film Festival 2015. Screengrab from Instagram/eatbulaga1979

LP-led coalition sets rule for shared senatorial candidates

Oct 13, 2015 - 5:41 PM

You should not be seen with other presidential and vice presidential candidates

beep™ cards now fully operational on MRT3, LRT1, LRT2

Oct 05, 2015 - 7:57 PM

The consortium behind the PPP project hopes the card’s interoperability feature will offer some improvement to the overall commuting experience

Senior citizens, PWDs to register for discounted 'tap and go’ cards

Aug 07, 2015 - 7:46 PM

Those who still have the magnetic stored value tickets can refund the remaining value of their cards in all LRT1 stations from August 8 to 15

Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Material World: What can Madonna's Super VIP ticket cover?

Jul 25, 2015 - 8:45 AM

The most expensive ticket for Madonna s concert is worth P57 750 beyond the reach of the average Filipino

INC, Aquino after 2016, Prince George | 6PM wRap

Jul 23, 2015 - 6:35 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

SWS on Poe, MERS outbreak, De la Hoya’s comeback | 6PM wRap

Jun 24, 2015 - 6:12 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

HIGHLIGHTS: Philippines vs Indonesia volleyball - SEA Games 2015

Jun 10, 2015 - 3:13 AM

The Philippine women s national volleyball team begins its 2015 SEA Games campaign against Indonesia

HIGHLIGHTS: Manny Pacquiao's post-fight press conference

May 04, 2015 - 11:58 PM

The Filipino southpaw says he was sabotaged

Pacquiao sabotage, Usman dead, royal baby name | The wRap

May 04, 2015 - 7:55 PM

Pacquiao says he was not allowed to get painkillers for an injury Terrorist Usman wasn’t killed by a government bullet What’s the most popular name for the new royal baby?

What happened to Manny Pacquiao's shoulder?

May 04, 2015 - 5:07 PM

With an injured right shoulder Pacquiao says his chances of winning against Floyd Mayweather Jr were sabotaged

What's next after Mayweather vs Pacquiao?

May 03, 2015 - 10:18 PM

Retirement or a rematch?

HIGHLIGHTS: Mayweather vs Pacquiao post-fight press conference

May 03, 2015 - 5:38 PM

Watch highlights of the press conference after the Mayweather vs Pacquiao match