Search for missing passenger halted

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A search for a  woman who fell overboard from a cruise ship in the Coral Sea has been called off.

The 47-year-old fell from the Pacific Dawn about 16:00 local time on Thursday, about 300km west of New Caledonia, reports the BBC.

The ship, bound for Brisbane, turned around immediately to search for the woman, operator P&O Cruises said.

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