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Virgin Voyages' first cruise ship, Scarlet Lady.

Adults only: Richard Branson launches Virgin's first cruise ship

British entrepreneur Richard Branson heralded his first cruise ship "Scarlet Lady" on Friday as targeting a younger generation of holidaymakers with a range of attractions that he believes will outweigh any fears around coronavirus.

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SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - FEBRUARY 22: Queen of Percussion  Ana Beatriz Godoi of Rosas de Ouro Samba School performs during ...

Photos: Carnival kicks off in Brazil

Brazil's famed Carnival kicked off in earnest on Saturday, as millions of scantily-clad revellers poured into the streets, many of whom took the opportunity to parody or otherwise comment on the nation's deeply polarised politics.

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