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  • Jonathan Van Ness
    Life

    Jonathan Van Ness is here to remind us that the Australian bushfires emergency isn’t over

  • Australian Open: Sofia Kenin
    People

    Sofia Kenin’s Australian Open win is the ultimate example of self-belief

  • australia-bushfire
    Long Reads

    “I panicked when I couldn’t get hold of my family during the bushfires”

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Serena Williams manicure.
People

The real meaning behind Serena Williams’ on-court manicure

She was defeated by Qiang Wang in the third round.

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Hollie Richardson
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Lizzo
People

Lizzo hits the nail on the head about the fear we’re all feeling right now

And she gave the best advice for combatting it.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

How celebrities are helping the Australian bushfires relief effort

How Kylie Minogue, Lizzo and Ellen are raising money and awareness for the Australian fires

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Aiden Wynn
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People affected by the Australian bushfires
Life

5 ways to do your bit for the people, places and animals affected by Australia’s bushfires

From helping wildlife rescue services to fundraising for firefighters, there’s plenty you can do to help.

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Lauren Geall
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Hollie Richardson
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This 90-year-old graduate just taught us why it’s never too late to learn something new

“You’re never too old to dream.”

Travel

Beach-side bliss gets a cultural twist in Australia

Cultural city break or chilling by the ocean? You can do both.

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Stylist Team
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People

The heartbreaking true story of Elton John’s brief marriage to Renate Blauel

The story of Elton John and Renate Blaeul will figure in the new movie Rocketman. Here, we share the tale of their whirlwind romance and separation.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

Finally, men are being given tips on how to make women feel safe in public

A new campaign is a refreshing change from all the times women have been told to modify their behaviour for their own safety

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Moya Crockett
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Life

The Teacher’s Pet podcast: everything you need to know

The success of hit podcast The Teacher's Pet has helped to solve a murder case.

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Emma Ledger
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Woman Tweeting on phone
Long Reads

A woman was fired for Tweeting about abortion in Australia

This is a chilling case for anyone using social media to speak out

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Opinion

How this politician turned a young woman’s murder into a conversation about him

Everyone is talking about David Leyonhjelm’s sexism and slut-shaming – but he shouldn’t be the focus of our attention.

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Moya Crockett
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Susan Devaney
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This woman penned a powerful letter to her rapist

“I am a wild fire, and you will never put me out again.”

Life

Why women in Australia are sharing their sexual assault stories on Twitter

“I’m a walking target for men on our city’s streets.”

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Susan Devaney
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Long Reads

How to deal with homesickness as an adult

A psychologist offers her advice to a homesick expat living in the UK

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Kate Leaver
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Life

The badass reason so many men are wearing pink at the Australian Open

We never realised a colour could be so powerful…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Man receives death threats after taking wife’s surname

Because the patriarchy is alive and well

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Sonya Barber
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Life

Australians have voted yes to same-sex marriage and they are very, very hyped

If there was ever a country that knows how to celebrate...

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Harriet Little
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Travel

Revealed: the world’s best cities to live in

London didn't even make the top 50...

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Amy Swales
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This is an avocado filled with coffee because the avolatte is upon us

That's a latte. Inside an avocado, yes.

People

News anchor reminds us why we should all pay attention at work

This face is what happens when you suddenly realise you’re on live TV.

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Moya Crockett
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