• After holding out for two days, the garrison of about 30 to 60 men surrendered, on the condition that they could return to Fort Pitt.
  • Wikipedia: Pontiac's War
  • After the conquest, Knowle became part of the holdings of Osbern Giffard, who was lord, or tenant in chief, of holdings throughout Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Wiltshire and Somerset.
  • Wikipedia: Knowle West
  • After the war ended, both sides accused their opponents of continuing to hold captives; Azerbaijan claimed Armenia was continuing to hold nearly 5,000 Azerbaijani prisoners while Armenians claimed Azerbaijan was holding 600 prisoners.
  • Wikipedia: Nagorno-Karabakh War
  • Also frequently seen in these temples is Durga, with several arms holding weapons given to her by other gods, in the act of killing a buffalo (a demon in a buffalo's form) and Harihara (a fusion of Shiva and Vishnu) holding a conch, wheel and trident.
  • Wikipedia: Hoysala architecture
  • Although Geoffrey resigned the episcopal office, he continued to hold a number of benefices in plurality, which was the holding of more than one clerical office at the same time, something normally contrary to canon law.
  • Wikipedia: Geoffrey (archbishop of York)
  • Although the Spanish road from Spain's holdings on the Mediterranean shores led to its territories in what is today Belgium, it was a long, arduous march, complicated by the provisioning of troops and the potentially hostile populations of the territories through which it passed.
  • Wikipedia: Cologne War
  • Among the Normans who returned to their holdings was Walter de Clifford, who reclaimed Cantref Bychan, then invaded Rhys's lands in Cantref Mawr.
  • Wikipedia: Rhys ap Gruffydd
  • As the office of sheriff involved the gathering of the county farm, or income from the county, and the payment of those revenues into the Exchequer, clergy holding office as sheriffs would have been acting against the decrees of the 1143 council.
  • Wikipedia: Hilary of Chichester
  • At the front on a short plinth stands a bronze figure of an ordinary soldier, holding a rifle in his right hand.
  • Wikipedia: Chadderton
  • At Tindivanam, a headless clay and bamboo body of Aravan is modelled, showing him in a heroic position, kneeling on his left knee and holding a bow.
  • Wikipedia: Iravan
  • Between his holding of two sees and the appointment of his men to other sees in the southeast of England, Stigand was an important figure in defending the coastline against invasion.
  • Wikipedia: Stigand
  • Bruce Castle is now a museum, holding the archives of the London Borough of Haringey, and housing a permanent exhibition on the past, present and future of Haringey and its predecessor boroughs, and temporary displays on the history of the area.
  • Wikipedia: Bruce Castle
  • Chelsea are additionally funded by Abramovich via interest free soft loans channelled through his holding company Fordstam Limited.
  • Wikipedia: Chelsea F.C.
  • Durand was empowered by Hughson and Hamilton to sell property holdings which later became the site of the town.
  • Wikipedia: Hamilton, Ontario
  • During Andronikos III's reign (1328–1341), John Kantakouzenos acted as his chief minister, holding the office of megas domestikos, commander-in-chief of the Byzantine army.
  • Wikipedia: Byzantine civil war of 1341–1347
  • During the 2006 contest, UCLA Defensive Coordinator DeWayne Walker had the Bruins apply aggressive pressure to John David Booty, limiting the quarterback's ability to drive the passing game while holding the Trojans to 55 yards rushing and an average of only 1.9 yards per carry.
  • Wikipedia: 2007 USC Trojans football team
  • Each of these commissions included two local knights who would take sworn testimonies in each village from four villagers and the bailiffs or estate officials of those barons holding land in the village.
  • Wikipedia: Carucage
  • Early on September 18, Brown's troops surprised a British contingent holding some prisoners near the Lake George landing, while a detachment of his troops snuck up Mount Defiance, and captured most of the sleeping construction crew.
  • Wikipedia: Fort Ticonderoga
  • Eden, however, believed Chamberlain was being too hasty in talking with Italy and holding out the prospect of de jure recognition of Italy's conquest of Ethiopia.
  • Wikipedia: Neville Chamberlain
  • Emperor Gaozu passed laws levying higher taxes, forbidding merchants from wearing silk, and barring their descendants from holding public office.
  • Wikipedia: Economy of the Han Dynasty
  • French sailors holding onto Bellerophon's rails had their hands beaten until they were forced to let go.
  • Wikipedia: HMS Bellerophon (1786)
  • General Tire also decided to spin off its holdings in Mutual and sell it as a programming service even as it retained the stations that had given it control.
  • Wikipedia: Mutual Broadcasting System
  • Governor Assadullah Wafa accused them of holding secret talks with the Taliban and proposing bribes to them; the secret talks were denied as a misunderstanding by a UN spokesperson.
  • Wikipedia: Battle of Musa Qala
  • If convicted, the governor is subject to removal from office and may be prohibited from holding elected office in the state thereafter.
  • Wikipedia: Governor of Kentucky
  • India facilitated negotiations between the Chogyal and Dorji, and produced an agreement which envisaged the reduction of the Chogyal to the role of a constitutional monarch and the holding of elections based on a new ethnic power-sharing formula.
  • Wikipedia: Political integration of India
  • Isis' iconography in these paintings closely resembles and probably influenced the earliest Christian icons of Mary holding Jesus.
  • Wikipedia: Osiris myth
  • Jackson had been delinquent on his repayments of a $270 million loan secured against his music publishing holdings, even though those holdings were reportedly making him as much as $75 million a year.
  • Wikipedia: Michael Jackson
  • King Henry III gave Prince Edward (later King Edward I) Peveril Castle along with the County Palatine of Chester with the royal holdings in Wales and Ireland.
  • Wikipedia: Peveril Castle
  • One federal appellate decision has criticized the jus soli holding in Wong Kim Ark in connection with illegal immigration, but at the same time conceded that the courts were powerless to change this rule, urging Congress to do so instead.
  • Wikipedia: United States v. Wong Kim Ark
  • Other examples include Gordie Howe's tactic of holding the sweater of his opponent right around the armpit of his preferred punching arm so as to impede his movement.
  • Wikipedia: Fighting in ice hockey