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Recent articles by Billi:

Alex Pullin became an Australian Olympian at 22. Today, he died suddenly at Palm Beach.

He represented Australia at three Olympic Winter Games. → Read More

A 6-week Melbourne lockdown: Everything we learnt from Daniel Andrews' press conference.

Metropolitan Melbourne lockdown: Premier Daniel Andrews announces six week lockdown in Melbourne, as 191 new coronavirus cases are recorded. → Read More

"People don't realise the stress." MasterChef's Poh on the backlash to her 'chaotic cooking'.

MasterChef Poh eliminated: Following her elimination, Poh Ling-Yeow explains why her cooks were always chaotic and responds to the criticism. → Read More

Minimum wage increase and 5% home deposits: All the new laws coming into effect on July 1.

July 1 changes: There are new laws coming into effect from July 1, 2020. This includes the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme and early superannuation access. → Read More

89 days left: What happens when JobKeeper ends, explained.

When does JobkKeper end and will the economy survive? A finance expert explains the impact of the end of Job Keeper on the economy. → Read More

A documentary, a school boy and a cancellation: The real story behind Jonah from Tonga.

Jonah From Tonga true story: A Tongan man has shared Jonah, the Chris Lilley character, was inspired by him when he was a schoolboy. → Read More

Mandatory testing and 49 new cases: The latest update on Victoria's second coronavirus peak.

Update Coronavirus Victoria: 49 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded on Sunday, as Daniel Andrews announces mandatory testing for those in hotel quarantine. → Read More

"I'm just different. That's all." Elijah McClain went out to buy tea. He never made it home.

Elijah McClain was killed in police custody in August 2019. Now, following the death of George Floyd, his case is receiving renewed attention. → Read More

"I'm disappointed by it." Everything we know about the rise of COVID-19 cases in Victoria.

Coronavirus Victoria new cases: What we know about the re-imposing of restrictions on gatherings, community transmission and the impact on borders. → Read More

"You have a voice." Why thousands of people are sharing a teacher's explanation of racism.

Racism for kids: A Kindergarten teacher from New York has uploaded a video teaching young kids what racism is, and how they can use their voice for change. → Read More

The conversation we need to have about the return of women's sport in Australia.

The return of women's sport in Australia has been slower compared to their male counterparts, in sports including NRLW and AFLW. → Read More

Suspicious posts and vague comments: The signs Angie and Carlin are no longer together.

Are Angie Kent and Carlin still together? The Bachelorette couple have responded to rumours they split, after unfollowing eachother on Instagram. → Read More

On Saturday, amid protests for Black Lives Matter, an Indigenous man died in police custody.

An Indigenous death in custody amid protests for Black Lives Matter in Western Australia. The 40-year-old man died at the Acacia Prison in Wooroloo. → Read More

"Silence is violence." The powerful images from Saturday's 'Black Lives Matter' protests.

Black Lives Matter protests Australia: Here are the powerful images of the Black Lives Matter protests in Australia on Saturday, June 6. → Read More

What is a recession and what does it mean for Australia? An expert answers our 5 questions.

What is a recession and what does a recession mean for Australia? A finance expert answers our recession questions, including how it will impact jobs. → Read More

A Bible, tear gas and riot police: Donald Trump's most shameful photo opportunity.

Donald Trump bible: On Monday, Donald Trump used a bible as a prop for a photo opportunity. Just out of frame, protesters were being tear gassed. → Read More

16 facts you need to know about Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander Australians.

Indigenous Australians facts: 16 Indigenous Australian facts, including their disproportionate incarceration rates. → Read More

Two autopsies, two different stories: What George Floyd's second autopsy revealed.

Dr Michael Baden George Floyd autopsy: An independent autopsy from two doctors hired by Floyd’s family have declared his death a homicide. → Read More

"Ask them out." Women over 30 share their advice for women in their 20s.

Advice to women in their 20s: 25 women share their best advice to women in their 20s, including finances, relationships and work. → Read More

"My entire life changed." Everything we know about The Voice's Timothy Bowen.

Timothy Bowen The Voice: Here's everything we know about The Voice contestant Timothy Bowen, who is on Guy Sebastian's team. → Read More