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Later from Europe.

New York, April 12.
--The Cunard steamship Asia, from Liverpool at 9 A. M. on the 29th, and from Queenstown on the afternoon of the 30th ult., arrived at this port yesterday evening, bringing the mails of the 29th ult., and passengers.

The rebel steamer Sumter remained at Gibraltar, and the Union steamers Tuscarora, and Kaorsage, at Algeoiras on the 21st of March.

The sailing sloop Ino left Algeoiras at half past 2 P. M. on the 15th instant, steering in the direction of Ceuta.

The St. Louis, Union sailing corvette of 30 guns, had arrived at Cadiz from Philadelphia, and anchored in the harbor.

A dispatch from Liverpool of the 30th ult., says:

‘ The rebel schooner C. S. Evans was passed on the 4th of March by the G. Fleming, of 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.

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