(Per Aoranci, from Hobart, 9th inst.) Home and Foreign. The Egyptian troops have evacuated Sorras and' occupied Mahipa, east of the position formerly held by the Dervishes. General Grenfell will return to Cairo on the 10th inst. Colonel Wodehouse reports that Wadelsand, the only remaining Emir and 200 men with s-ixty water camels, are on the hills above Bellana, intending to reach Mataba.
It is reported that the United States Government will apologise to Canada for tho recent illegal Eeizuro of the sealing schooner Black Diamond, and that a better understanding concerning tho Retiring Strait fisheries and sealing grounds will be arrived at. The Swiss Government have given peremptory orders for the expulsion of all known or suspected Nihilists from Switzerland. Kilrain, the pugilist, wanted by the United States police, has not yet been arrested, and is supposed to be keeping in close hiding. The trial of Sullivan and others for tho murder of Dr Cronin will commence at Chicago on the 2Gth.
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LATE CABLEGRAMS., Evening Star, Issue 7985, 14 August 1889