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Recent articles by Billi:

Megan Gale’s brother passed away in July. She's now spoken publicly for the first time.

Megan Gale brother Jason Gale: The Australian supermodel has opened up about her brother's death in July this year, saying it's been a painful time. → Read More

What exactly is happening between Australia and China, in under 2 minutes.

China and Australia's relationship is in hot water thanks to brewing tension. Here's what you need to know about what's happened in the past few months. → Read More

How to have a conversation with someone who tells you they're not OK.

R U OK 2020: A clinical psychologist explains how to have a conversation with someone who tells you they're not okay, including about suicide. → Read More

Why parents are being told to take their children's phones off them tonight.

Suicide video TikTok: Here's what parents need to know about a video of a man taking his own life circulating on Facebook, TikTok, and other social media. → Read More

It was one thing to be disqualified from the US Open. But Djokovic’s response was even worse.

What happened to Novak Djokovic at the US Open 2020? Djokovic accidentally hit a lineswoman in the throat with a ball. He lost his prize money. → Read More

Dan Andrews' roadmap is out and protestors charged: What you need to know about COVID-19 this weekend.

Coronavirus update Victoria September 6: Anti-lockdown protestors have been arrested in Melbourne, as Premier prepares to outline map out of restrictions. → Read More

What the changes to JobKeeper and JobSeeker mean for you.

JobKeeper changes September: Scott Morrison and Josh Frydenberg have extended JobKeeper and Job Seeker, but reduced the rates of each scheme. → Read More

Australia has fallen in love with Brett Sutton: What we know about Victoria's Chief Health Officer.

Is Brett Sutton married? Here's everything we know about Victoria's Chief Health Officer, Dr Brett Sutton, who has led Victoria through the pandemic. → Read More

"No longer do heads turn." What Michelle Obama says about a woman's 'invisible years'.

Michelle Obama podcast: On the recent episode of 'The Michelle Obama Podcast', the former first lady speaks about menopause and ageing. → Read More

We're calling it: The Masked Singer's Dragonfly is 100% Sophie Monk.

Who is the Dragonfly on The Masked Singer? All the clues suggest Sophie Monk, former member of Bardot, is the Dragonfly on The Masked Singer Australia 2020. → Read More

"He was my best friend." Donald Trump's younger brother has passed away in a NYC hospital.

Robert Trump cause of death: Donald Trump's younger brother, Robert Trump, has passed away in a New York Hospital. His cause of death is yet to be revealed. → Read More

What will Australia look like at Christmas? An infectious disease expert answers.

Coronavirus at Christmas: What will Christmas in Australia be like during the COVID-19 pandemic? An infectious disease expert answers. → Read More

MAMAMIA BOOK CLUB: 'Grown Ups' is the novel about messy family dynamics you need to read.

Grown Ups by Marian Keyes book review: Marian Keyes' latest book explores messy family dynamics in nuanced and empathetic ways. → Read More

Ellen and Melanie were 23 when they first met. They were part of a secret 'twin experiment'.

Twins separated at birth: Melanie Mertzel and Ellen Carbone were part of Dr Peter Neubauer's study on the 'nature versus nurture' debate. → Read More

'Can I still get takeaway coffee?' Exactly what Melbourne's stage four lockdown means.

Can I see my partner in stage 4 lockdown? Yes. In Melbourne, you can still see your partner. Here's everything else you need to know about stage 4. → Read More

"It hurts me at my core." Nick Kyrgios withdraws from the US Open over COVID-19 concerns.

Nick Kyrgios US Open 2020: Tennis player Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from US Open, due to begin in late August, over COVID-19 concerns. → Read More

Victoria expected to report 650 new cases: What you need to know about COVID-19 this weekend.

Victoria coronavirus stage 4: The latest update on new cases in Victoria, as Premier Daniel Andrews considers stricter restrictions. → Read More

Stage 4 restrictions and a curfew: What we learnt from Daniel Andrews' press conference.

Melbourne curfew: From 8pm tonight a curfew will be effective in Melbourne as well as stage 4 restrictions to slow the spread of coronavirus. → Read More

“This lockdown is quite bleak and scary." How it feels to be living in Melbourne right now.

Lockdown Melbourne: 3 women from Melbourne speak to Mamamia about living through lockdown, due to coronavirus, for the second time. → Read More

In 2001, Janine Vaughan got into a red car in Bathurst. She hasn't been seen since.

Janine Vaughan went missing in Bathurst in 2001. 19 years later, police still don't know what happened. Here's what we know about the suspected murder. → Read More