To show consideration for
her dog was to seize irresistibly on the high-road to her favor.
In popular estimation Elisha remains partly in Elijah's shadow: though Elisha recruited Jehu to revolt against
and succeed Ahab, it was Elijah who was instructed to anoint Jehu as Israel's king.
In the western hemisphere, Cuba continued in a state of revolt against
Spain, and the United States was increasingly on the side of Cuba.
Principal war: revolt against
the Macedonians (333-331).
A historical festival in Silay City, Negros Occidental, that remembers the Negrenses' bloodless revolt against
the Spaniards in 1898.
The author argues that the 1916 Revolt was not only a revolt against
the draft, it was a revolt against
Ramallah: The ruling Fatah in the West Bank has questioned the failure of Palestinians in Gaza to revolt against
the Islamist movement of Hamas which rules the coastal strip with an iron fist.
Summary: The Popular Nasserite Organization Secretary-General Osama Sd called Sunday on the Lebanese youth to revolt against
the current sectarian political system and urged the strengthening of the Lebanese Army.
Working with the sources he has, he presents a biography of Spartacus, and characterizes the first-century BC revolt not just as a class war as it is usually depicted, but as an incitement to the whole of Italy to revolt against
the iron rule of Rome.
Demonstrators continued their revolt against
the government, chanting slogans 'Down, down, F1', the police officials reportedly fired rubber bullets and deafening 'sound bombs' into the crowd, sending protesters and by standers running, the BBC reports.
Thousands of protesters took to the streets after noon prayers on Friday in defiance of security forces determined to crush a revolt against
President Bashar Assad's 11-year rule.
22, 1980, when all citizens rose in revolt against
the Russian invaders and attacked columns of tanks, a member of that popular uprising said on Tuesday.
BRAVEHEART FILM 4, 9pm Mel Gibson directs and stars in this Oscar-laden epic as William Wallace, the patriot spurred into revolt against
the English when the love of his life (Catherine McCormack) is slaughtered.
The campaigns of criticism clearly show that a significantly large political group in Lebanon is looking to revolt against
the Lebanese state and impose its interests at the expense of Lebanon's statehood and sovereignty.
SWAT, 22 May, 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- Women joined villagers in a revolt against
the Taliban in Pakistans Swat Valley where a major military offensive against fundamentalist fighters has been launched.