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swell which sets in there at this season, but fortunately righted again. The poor men have been kindly received by the resident, Colonel Pottinger, but it is to be regretted that any attempt was made so late in the season.

war with Persia.-The course of events in Persia has called for an armed interference on the part of the Government of Bombay. An armed force is to proceed the Persian gulph forthwith, according to directions received from Lord Palmerston, and take possession of the island of Karack, which is situated a little to the northward of Bushire. The ridiculously small number of 600 sepoys, is to be despatched on this expedition.

the watcK.—The following is an extract from a letter which has been received from Captain Jump, of the Hon. Company's ship Amherst, who was directed on his voyage down the coast to survey the spot in which the wreck of a 600 ton ship was said to have been discovered by Capt. Green of the Triumph.

“At past 5 P.M. I went myself in the cutter to examine the wreck, and found the peel of a mast 8 to 10 feet above water, and a small spar about 4 feet above water. This must evidently belong to a large buggalow, being a rough poon spar 18 to 20 inches in diamater, and the smaller one appears to be the yard (of poon also). The heel of the mast is much bleached, and the part under water is covered with barnacles, showing it must have been there some time.

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They must not be very secure in that description of vessel, must have got unshipped, and is now hanging by rigging. In that case it would give way to a concussion such as that of a ship . against it, and not be more dangerous than a large fishing stake.

Captain Green's bearings were pretty correct.”

Captain Green, however, must have been very shortsighted, not to distinguish the difference between the mast of a buggalow and that of a large ship. He besides said nothing about the spar being loose, although his men tried to detach it, and not a word was spoken of the barnacles.

duty on Nutmegs.-The Government has thought proper at last to give up the duty imposed on nutmegs, &c. on being imported into the island.

ANothen Revolution expected At GoA.-There is a rumour among the Portuguese population of Bombay, that another revolution is on the point of being perpetrated at Goa. According to the latest accounts from that unfortunate city, a private notice had been received by the secretary to Government, that three of the regiments had leagued together to take up arms against the gonsti. tuted authorities, the object of the combination being, to depose the Governor and certain others of the leading functionaries, with the exception of the Commander-inChief. The reason assigned for this movement, was the irregularity in the payment of the troops, who are now, it would appear, three months in arrears. The embarrassments of the Portuguese Government may in some measure be accounted for, by the necessity that occurred lately, for the fitting out of an expedition which proceed to Macao, for the purpose of supporting the Governor of that place, who, but the last accounts, was in daily exectation of being compelled to abdicate, on account of is having rendered himself exceedingly unpopular with his new subjects as well as obnoxious to the Chinese authorities. The force sent, consisted of 270 soldiers and sailors, who left Goa on the 15th ultimo, in a corvette. Should the threat of a rising at Goa be put in execution, there can be but little doubt of its success, as the military there are all powerful and have invariably succeeded in cashiering their chiefs, civil or military, when prompted to do so by that impatience of control so ho to troops serving under a weak and impoverished Government, the conduct of which easily affords a pretext for rebellion.

The INDIAN N Avy.—The pay of lieutenants in the Indian navy is to be increased sixty rupees per mensum, by the addition of batta at the rate of Rs. two per day. The allowance to captains of steamers from passagemoney to the Red Sea is to be reduced to Rs. three hundred instead of as at present Rs four hundred. buildi No of seveNTY-founs.—Orders have been received from England for the construction at Bombay of two seventy-four-gun ships, for the royal navy. This will put the dockyard establishment in motion, and lead to a good deal of bustle in the building department. These vessels for want of room in the regular docks, are to be built at Cross Island,which will thus be turned to good account, and perhaps be rendered permanently very useful as an auxiliary to the dockyards. Discoven Y of the source of the Riven oxus.-The interesting discovery of the source of the river Oxus has been made by Lieut. Wood, of the Indian navy, attached to Captain Burnes's mission. This celebrated river rises among the mountains of Pameer in Sirikool,' from a lake nearly fifteen thousand six hundred feet above the level of the ocean, and encircled by lakes on all sides except the west, through which it finds a channel. To the late Captain Burnes and Lieut. Wood have given the appropriate name of “lake Victora.” secunderabad.—Accounts from Secunderabad state, that the present is one of the severest seasons that has been known there for many years, the thermometer being in the shade 104 degrees. There has been no rain, and consequently no decent forage is procurable. The fruit trees are drooping fast, notwithstanding all the watering and care bestowed on them. The troops are, however, extremely healthy, Murders and robberies are common in the neighbourhood of the camp. The Tunks,—It is said that a Turkish force has overrun one of the finest of the south-western provinces of Persia. Should then the force sent up to the gulph be of no further service, it may yet be extremely useful in restoring this unfortunate province to a state of order. We have heard no further particulars. Thugs.--An extensive execution of persons convicted of thuggee has taken place at Mangalore, and no less than eight of these miserable enemies of mankind prished on the scaffold. A large number is also on the road to Madras for transportion to Moulmein. IBuru Norari. Moulmein Chronicles of the 28th of April, have been received during the week. Affairs seem to be in statue quo. Major Benson, of the H. C. 11th native infantry, and late military secretary to Lord William Bentinck, proceeds immediately to Rangoon, in the room of Colonel Burney ; and we shall soon learn how far the determination of Tharrawaddie not to treat personally with any representative of the British Government, will be persevered in. In the mean time the clouds are collecting on our Nepaulese frontier, Mr. Blundell and the British residents at Maulmein, assisted by a few Burmese and Chinese, have subscribed Rs 1,117 to the famine fund for the northwest frontier. The late heir Apparent.—The late heir apparent, it appears, was put to death in the most violent and outrageous manner, usual forms in all cases of executions of any of the royal family, having been dispensed with, —he was dragged forth and beheaded like a common . criminal. That he had been guilty of attempting to recover his rights of which he had been deprived by the usurpation of the present king, has not yet been established on sufficient evidence, The execution of the young late heir apparent to the throne, has been followed by that of a great many individuals connected with him. The measure is said to have proved most unpopular throughout the country. A correspondent writes, “Tharrawaddie's measures are becoming very unpopular among the people—a perfect

best thing the editor could do, would be to locate himself forthwith in Mr. Beardsmore's asylum, and entrust himself to the safe-keeping of that gentleman.

Missing Mait...—The Calcutta dawk of the 16th of May, for Delhi, Meerut, Shaharun pore, Loodianah, Simla, Subathoo and Umballa, is reported missing after passing Mynporee with all letters and papers, but under what circumstances, there is no information ; and from the length of time that has elapsed, it is to be apprehended, none is forthcoming.

as R. peanson.—We are informed that Mr. Assistant Surgeon John Thomas Pearson, is likely to be appointed assistant surgeon in medical clarge of Dorjeeling.

wax-cloth versus caouTchouc.— Previous to determining upon the substitution of caoutchouc for waxcloth, it has been deemed advisable to have a certain quantity prepared for the purpose of ascertaining how far, in common wear and tear, it is superior or even equal to wax-cloth, its comparative cheapness with the usual cost of the latter being undoubted. In conformity with this design, a small piece of cadutchouc cloth was lately submitted to a committee, who, it appears, after testing its quality by various experiments, have pronounced it inferior to wax-cloth, and not at all calculated to constitute a saving substitute, which it was expected to form.

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Delhi.-The skeleton of a human body, measuring nine feet four inches, was dug up by miners, near the southern extremity of the Hymalayan mountains, during the past month, at a very short distance from the surface of the nearest stratum of mould.

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Captain Runbeer Singh, an officer in the Nepaul Rajah's service, lately passed through Agra on a mission to Candahar.

The late revisit of cholera in the 23d regiment has nearly ceased, but the native portion of the troops are still suffering with fevers to an unprecedented degree for Agra. The native part of the community is tolerably healthy, at least that part of it which is pretty well sheltered from the intense heat of the season ; but amidst the miserable employed or unemployed destitute poor, who have assembled here, the mortality is quite appalling. The state of the weather is most appalling from intense heat and sand ; the burden of the atmosphere is altogether almost unendurable.

MyN poonfe.—A bhangy dawk from Calcutta was recently plundered near this station. No particulars have transpired beyond the precincts of office.

Jauj e Mow.—On the 28th ultimo, the house on the Jaujemow estate, the residence of Mr. J. Amman, adjoining Cawnpore contonments, was entered by 70 or 80 armed depredators, who managed to carry away property to the amount of 8,000 rupees, chests of drawers, &c. were broken open by hatchets, Mr. Wilson, the magistrate, repaired instantly from his residence at Nabob Gunge to the spot, but the t'ieves had by that time gone away with their booty. However, it is hoped, that they will not escape unpunished. Mr. Amman was from home during the outrage, and Mrs. Amman with her two little children and her mother-in-law, Mrs. Trickett took refuge in a fisherman's boat which happened to be at the ghaut. The chokeedars were unable to offer effectual resistance ; three of them were severely injured in opposing the attacking party.

Nff Much.-The remains of the Joora force were expected to return to this station by the 29th instant. Nobody appearing inclined to take the country, it was abandoned to the lawful and most lawless owners. None of the murderers for whose apprehension the force was sent out have been apprehended, so when was the business managed 1

Nusseen a bad.—Heavy showers of rain have recently fallen here and in the neighbourhood.

honull.—Cholera is raging here with great violence. On the 28th instant twenty people are said to have died in one hour, and from that time till the succeeding day, not one, who was attacked, escaped.

cawNPotte,_The heat is intense; much sickness prevails amongst the European troops, especially Her Majesty's 3d dragoons. Eight funerals took place on the evening of the 2d instant, at the calvary end of cantonments. Every door on the windward sides of the dragoon barracks is closed at night “by order," and not a breath of air suffered to perflate these densely inhabited buildings. The prevailing sickness, which partakes much of the nature of apoplexy, cannot be attributed to want of exercise, as the dragoons are indulged with riding school every morning, and frequently enjoy foot parades, which last until dark in the afternoon.

Allah Abad. —The following is an account of a dreadful whirlwind at Allahabad :

On Saturday, the 2d June, (that is the day before yesterday,) the whole sky looked strongly hazy, and the barometer for three or four days previously having indicated the approach of bad weather... I left office rather early in order to be at home when the gale should come on. About 5 o'clock, we were at dinner when the room became so very dark, and there was such a cry of surprise outside amongst the natives, that I went out to see what was the matter. The whole sky was blood-red, not with clouds, for there was not a cloud to be seen, and, overhead moved immense masses of dust; but below there was not a breath of wind

The people said they never before saw such a sight.

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The darkness was not only visible, but tangible, and as each volume of it passed, the light from above flashed down like lightning, so that those whose eyes were not thoroughly stuffed up could get a glimpse of what was going on around. It was really terrific. At last there came on a dreadful crash; every thing moved from its place, bundles of bamboos clattered along, branches of trees, crows, and tiles were swept furiously past, and the frame-work of the tiled roofs shook like a sheet, sending a shower of tiles up with every shake. It now became much clearer; but soon after this, there was another dreadful gust accompanied with total darkness. I left my tent and staggered about trying to get to my family, as by a great crash of tiles and the sound of falling timbers, I thought they were buried under its ruins; but I could see nothing. Thank God I found them safe, but the building was much shattered. Some rain with hail and thunder now came on and the sky consequently cleared. Chairs and tables, a large bed, and the other usual furniture of a room had a reel about the compound; every rope of the tent having snapped, and the traps made their escape... Such a storm was never remembered by that venerable authority, always appealed to in such cases, – the oldest inhabitant. The loss on the river must have been dreadful, but I have not yet heard anything particular. On shore, people were dashed into ravines, and against walls and trees, others suffered by the falling of buildings and trees, and many were cut by tiles, and I understand that two dead bodies have been picked up. I forgot to mention that a few days ago about seven in the morning we had a slight shock of an earthquake.

Now, this has a good deal of the marvellous in it; and would read well in the Wonders of the Universe, or any other veritable work on the mysteries of nature; but it only forms the first course to a rare treat;-so, be prepared to give your powers of belief a little further relaxation. Yesterday, at the same hour, on it came again, though not heralded in with so much grandeur; but I will not tell you with so much minuteness; let it suffice, that the gale was very dreadful throughout; but, at one particular moment, it was more like a thunderbolt than the effect of wind. Buildings, and even trees of great size, were said prostrate in the twinkling of an eye. The Sudder Board office is in such a state of wreck, that another house has been taken for the business, and the disarraugement and injury done to the records, will much impede the public business for some time. Several bungalows are irreparably injured, and the tiled houses of the native are every where unroofed. Even the Sudder Dewanny offices, which are thorouguly puckah government buildings, had sustained injury. We hear of many people having been injured. I heard one man crying who was crushed under a tree, and it is wonderful that any who were out, were able to save themselves, for the tiles were quoited down at times with sufficient force to split a man's skull. All my own property is injured, and a great proportion of it, is utterly destroyed. When the great gust came on Mrs. * * and I were standing at the door of the little building I before mentioned; the terrific rain that accompained its bursting upon us, made me determine to run to the open garden. The moment 1 said “we had better run,” Mrs. * * ran forward, that door being to the leeward, instead of keeping under the wall;-but just then down came the roof upon us. I heard her shriek, and after getting close to the place myself, I looked for her and found that she

was still buried under the rubbish. I screamed to the people, who were about the compound, but could get none to hear;-when I attempted to run forward against the wind, I was, really moving backwards, and it was with the greatest difficulty that I managed to keep about the spot. My own strength was not of the slightest use in extricating Mrs. * *, and I tried to lift the roof which I found had fallen edgeways across the small of her back with a beam of wood. Fortunately, I at last made myself heard, and a man came to my assistance, and we got Mrs. * * out, wonderful to say, unhurt, except from a few slight bruizes. Thank God it is over, and so well over. Beams of wood with nothing attached to them, to give them wings, flew fifty yards. A rabbit coop which takes six men to lift, jumped away about thirty feet,_a tree growing in a grove was lifted up into the air carried over a compound wall, right up to the door of the dwelling. I need not give you any other specimen.

It is really worth while to see a dust storm up here at any time; you can have no idea of the sublimity of the approach. There is nothing admirable afterwards. The day before yesterday my mouth got so full of dust, that I looked as if a rajmistry had been feeding me with a handful of cutcha plaster. The whole station is in consternation.

I learn that the barometer indicates a still more sewere storm for to-day than either of the last. If so, God help the poor inhabitants.

hussingabad.—Letters from Saugor, of date 3d June, state that a most daring dacoity had been lately committed at Hussingabad. The rascals attacked the city, adjacent to the cantonments, so early as half past seven o'clock in the evening, cutting down every one who opposed them, killed five men and wounded several, and carried off 15,000 ruppees in money and goods. Major Ouseley has his people in active pursuit, scouring the country in every direction, but with what success, has not yet been ascertained.

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her ar.—It appears that Herat has at length fallen to , the besiegers. The son of Dost Mahommed Khan had previously proceeded with a considerable body of horse to *... court to the King of Persia. Dost Mahommed Khan has now himself treated with the King, and to incite the latter to attempt the conquest of Hindoostan, has assured His Majesty that Cabul and Candahar are prepared to obey his bidding, and that he may deal with these countries as in his wisdom and mightiness he may think fit, provided only he will aid him in the invasion of India. Thus there seems every prospect of a very promising flare-upon our frontiers'

Lahons.—Ukhbars from Lahore state, that on the Maharajah being informed that a letter had arrived for him from Captain Burnes, announcing his withdrawal from Cabul, his Highness observed, that Dost Mahommed Khan might live to rue the day,and it was now clear enough that that chief believed he had made a better book with the Russians. Sirdar Ummur Sing remarked, it was impossible to say what such a combination of powers might effect, but that, if it were every man for himself, the khyburwalla, with his one hundred thousand horse and twenty-five thousand infantry, might come duwn when he pleased. He would encounter Sikhs, who have been victorious in the mountains in Moolton and in Cashmere.

Jueroon.—The Rawul Beree Sal expired here on the 27th ult. His death, it is thought, proceeded from apoplexy. Luchwan Sigh, his nephew, succeeds him in his regency for the present. Chorlea still rages.

ulwur.—The reforming Rajah of this state has not reformed his own barbarous and inhuman habits. He recently ordered the hands of a Meenah to be cuts of, and the poor wretch to be, in this condition, exposed outside the gate of the city, where he expired from loss of blood. Before life had become extinct, he was attacked and half devoured by swine and carrion birds ! This unfortunate creature's crime was, that as a sentry on duty on the palace some years since, he became cognizant of the murder of a thakoor, who had, while engaged in an angry dispute with the Rajah, kicked his highness in the belly, an insult which so enraged the other thakoors present, that they murdered the author, as he retired by the passage which the Meenah guarded.

Nor is the cruelty of this Rajah confined to his own direct acts. He sanctions, and even encourages the atrocious crime of suttee, two instances of which occurred in his estate, within the last seventeen months, one of them at Ramghur. Yet this is in the face of a positive pledge given by him to Government, that he will discountenance and prohibit this barbarous rite

Bokhana.-By letters received from merchants at Bokhara, it appears, that Shah Morad, the ruler of Bokhara, considering himself as an old friend to the ruler of Herat, had forwarded an army, consisting ol four thousand musketeers, for the protection of the territories of the latter. When they got near the fort of Gorgan, spies took information to the chiefs of the Iran army, that forces from Turkistan had arrived for the aid of Herat, and their intention was to enter the fort. On this, measures were adopted to stop the progress of the said army, and the consequence was, that they were obliged to return home disappointed.

cAubool.—The chief of Caubool lately held a council of the wise heads of his empire, to consult about the best means to be resorted to for the safety of the state. The chief requested to know whether it would be wise for him to form alliance with the chiefs of Hindoostan, or with the people of Iran. Some of them maintained that the latter ought not to be done, as the Iranians belonged to the Shea sect of the Mahometan creed; but this objection was overruled by one of the Moulavees stating, that inasmuch as the Sheus are not prohibited from reading Namauz and the Koran, and they perform the pilgrimage to Mecca, and other ceremonies

rescribed by the Mahomedan religion, there can be no #. in making friendship with the ruler of Iran. The chief approved of the remarks, and made up his mind to send one of his sons to Iran.

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verely from sea-sickness as to create serious alarm and uneasiness in the mind of her son, who was induced to join her in requesting Colonel Walpole to get the Captain to steer back to Madras. The Nabob by all accounts is a good sailor, and was quite well on board, but the rest of the party were in the most deplorable state. The trip including passage-money, &c. cost fourteen thousand rupees |

the TANJoRe commissionens.—The H. C.’s sloop Amherstarrived at Mladras, for the purpose of conveying the ex-Tanjore commissioners to Calcutta, and they received a notice to be on board on the 2d instant last, but not having completed their arrangements, and believing that Government would order the ship to wait here for a few days longer, they neglected to obey the summons of Captain Jump, who has actually sailed without them, and left them to experience the inconvenience of not taking a jump in time.

causey chitty.—That ill-fated man, Causey Chitty, has at length, after an incarceration of nearly a quarter of a century, obtained his liberation, unconditionally.

Robbers.-A short time since, as Mr. Babington's party were travelling through the Salem district, on their way to Coimbatore, they were attacked, near a lace called Tripatore, by a gang of robbers. The leader seized and stopped the palankeen of Miss Molle, a young lady who accompanied them; but not being steadily supported by his less valiant companions, he was knocked down and beaten off by the bearers.

Shortly after the same set made an assault upon the baggage, but there also meeting with superior opposition, they took their revenge by stoning the defenders of the property, and spoiling the beauty of some of the female followers.

the banque stan.—The barque Star, which left Malacca on the 26th ultimo, with a detachment of the 48th regt. N. I. on return to Madras, got aground off the coast of Lookoet on the 30th ultimo, and little hopes were entertained for her preservation. The Fanny, which arrived at Malacca, on her way to Singapore, with the head-quarters of the 8th N. I., disembarked the troops, and went to the assistance of the Star, but had not returned at the date of the last advices. The Star , narrowly escaped an attack while conveying a detachment of the 8th to Malacca, having been surrounded by five piratical praos, but owing to the gallant assistance of the troops and the prompt discharge of a olio of musketry, an attempt to board was not Inaues

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swell which sets in there at this season, but fortunately righted again. The poor men have been kindly received by the resident, Colonel Pottinger, but it is to be regretted that any attempt was made so late in the season.

wa R with PERs1A.-The course of events in Persia has called for an armed interference on the part of the Government of Bombay. An armed force is to proceed the Persian gulph forthwith, according to directions o received from Lord Palmerston, and take possession of the island of Karack, which is situated a little to the northward of Bushire. The ridiculously small number of 600 sepoys, is to be despatched on this expedition.

the watcK.—The following is an extract from a letter which has been received from Captain Jump, of the Hon. Company's ship Amherst, who was directed on his voyage down the coast to survey the spot in which the wreck of a 600 ton ship was said to have been discovered by Capt. Green of the Triumph.

“At 3 past 5 P.M. I went myself in the cutter to examine the wreck, and found the peel of a mast 8 to 10 feet above water, and a small spar about 4 feet above water. This must evidently belong to a large buggalow, being a rough poon spar 18 to 20 inches in diamater, and the smaller one appears to be the yard (of poon also). The heel of the mast is much bleached, and the part under water is covered with barnacles, showing it must have been there some time.

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They must not be very secure in that description of vessel, must have got unshipped, and is now hanging by rigging. In that case it would give way to a concussion such as that of a ship running against it, and not be more dangerous than a large fishing stake.

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Captain Green, however, must have been very shortsighted, not to distinguish the difference between the mast of a buggalow and that of a large ship. He besides said nothing about the spar being loose, although his men tried to detach it, and not a word was spoken of the barnacles. duty on Nutmegs.--The Government has thought proper at last to give up the duty o on nutmegs, &c. on being imported into the island. ANorhen aevolution Expected AT GoA.-There is a rumour among the Portuguese population of Bombay, that another revolution is on the point of being perpetrated at Goa. According to the latest accounts from that unfortunate city, a private notice had been received by the secretary to Government, that three of the regiments had leagued together to take up arms against the gonsti. tuted authorities, the object of the combination being, to depose the Governor and certain others of the leading functionaries, with the exception of the Commander-inChief. The reason assigned for this movement, was the irregularity in the payment of the troops, who are now, it would appear, three months in arrears. The embarrassments of the Portuguese Government may in some measure be accounted for, by the necessity that occurred lately, for the fitting out of an expedition which proceed to Macao, for the purpose of supporting the Governor of that place, who, but the last accounts, was in daily exectation of being compelled to abdicate, on account of is having rendered himself exceedingly unpopular with his new subjects as well as obnoxious to the Chinese authorities. The force sent, consisted of 270 soldiers and sailors, who left Goa on the 15th ultimo, in a corvette. Should the threat of a rising at Goa be put in execution, there can be but little doubt of its success, as the military there are all powerful and have invariably succeeded in cashiering their chiefs, civil or military, when prompted to do so by that impatience of control so into to troops serving under a weak and impoverished Government, the conduct of which easily affords a pretext for rebellion.

The INDIAN NAVY. —The pay of lieutenants in the Indian navy is to be increased sixty rupees per mensum, by the addition of batta at the rate of Rs. two per day. The allowance to captains of steamers from passagemoney to the Red Sea is to be reduced to Rs. three hundred instead of as at present Rs four hundred. Buildi No of seveNTy-founs.—Orders have been received from England for the construction at Bombay of two seventy-four-gun ships, for the royal navy. This will put the dockyard establishment in motion, and lead to a good deal of bustle in the building department. These vessels for want of room in the regular docks, are to be built at Cross Island, which will thus be turned to good account, and perhaps be rendered permanently very useful as an auxiliary to the dockyards. Discoven Y of The source of The Rivett oxus.-The interesting discovery of the source of the river Oxus has been made by Lieut. Wood, of the Indian navy, attached to Captain Burnes's mission. This celebrated river rises among the mountains of Pameer in Sirikool,' from a lake nearly fifteen thousand six hundred feet above the level of the ocean, and encircled by lakes on all sides except the west, through which it finds a channel. To the late Captain Burnes and Lieut. Wood have given the appropriate name of “lake Victora.” secundbrabad.—Accounts from Secunderabad state, that the present is one of the severest seasons that has been known there for many years, the thermometer being in the shade 104 degrees. There has been no rain, and consequently no decent forage is procurable. The fruit trees are drooping fast, notwithstanding all the watering and care bestowed on them. The troops are, however, extremely healthy, Murders and robberies are common in the neighbourhood of the camp. The Tunks.-It is said that a Turkish force has overrun one of the finest of the south-western provinces of Persia. Should then the force sent up to the gulph be of no further service, it may yet be extremely useful in restoring this unfortunate province to a state of order. We have heard no further particulars. thugs.--An extensive execution of persons convicted of thuggee has taken place at Mangalore, and no less than eight of these miserable enemies of mankind prished on the scaffold. A large number is also on the road to Madras for transportion to Moulmein. IBUIR, Mart. Moulmein Chronicles of the 28th of April, have been received during the week. Affairs seem to be in statue quo. Major Benson, of the H. C. 11th native infantry, and late military secretary to Lord William Bentinck, proceeds immediately to Rangoon, in the room of Colonel Burney ; and we shall soon learn how far the determinalion of Tharrawaddie not to treat personally with any representative of the British Government, will be persevered in. In the mean time the clouds are collecting on our Nepaulese frontier, Mr. Blundell and the British residents at Maulmein, assisted by a few Burmese and Chinese, have subscribed Rs 1,117 to the famine fund for the northwest frontier. The late heir Appanesr.—The late heir apparent, it appears, was put to death in the most violent and outrageous manner, usual forms in all cases of executions of any of the royal family, having been dispensed with, —he was dragged forth and beheaded like a common . criminal. That he had been guilty of attempting to recover his rights of which he had been deprived by the usurpation of the present king, has not yet been established on sufficient evidence. The execution of the young late heir apparent to the throne, has been followed by that of a great many individuals connected with him. The measure is said to have proved most unpopular throughout the country. A correspondent writes, “Tharrawaddie's measures are becoming very unpopular among the people—a perfect

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