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Bombay. There was an unknown American ship alongside. The Union flag was lowered when the ships parted company. The Pope of Rome continues dangerously ill. The Viceroy of Egypt was ill. The Prince of Wales has left Alexandria for Jaffa and the Holy Land. The Japanese Ambassadors had left Alexandria for Marseilles. They would visit France before going to England. The Merrimac and Monitor battle in Parliament. In the House of Commons, on the 27th of March, Sir F. Smith gave notice that he should on to-morrow call the attention of the Secretary of State for War to a report of the engagement between the iron-cased vessel Merrimac, belonging to the Confederate States, and the iron gunboat Monitor, belonging to the Federal States; and ask whether, in consequence of the results of that action, it would not be prudent to suspend the construction of fortifications at Spithead until the question of the construction of iron-roofed gunboats had been fully considered.