Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Roadways map
Wellsboro Gazette - 8/2/2015 10:00:02 AM
He likes to try the ideas out on bonafide members of the world dilemma think tank before springing them ... built a log cabin 12 miles from the nearest road, and drove a dog team in the first Iditarod Race. He has also packed mules in the eastern High ...
Myanmar's president visits area worst-hit by flooding
San Francisco Gate - 8/2/2015 4:48:04 PM
Local residents wade through a flooded road in Bago, 80 kilometers (50 miles) northeast of Yangon, Myanmar, Saturday, Aug 1, 2015. Myanmar's president has declared several regions of the country to be disaster zones, as forecasts of heavy rain for the next ...
From Sannat to Xewkija, from Qala to Ghajnsielem – driving on third-world country roads
The Malta Independent - 7/26/2015 7:59:29 AM
Roads in Gozo have been severely disturbed by the laying of water-pipes, starting at Ta Ċenċ and ending near Ħondoq ir-Rummien. A contract awarded to GTE JV for €4,155,056 was for the laying of a new water pipe, the reinstatement of hot rolled asphalt ...
Country Legend Lynn Anderson Dead at 67
Rolling Stone - 7/31/2015 10:26:52 PM
Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Singer-songwriter Lynn Anderson, a dynamic Grammy-winning performer whose 1970 single, "Rose Garden," was a country and pop hit throughout the world, died Thursday ... with the bandleader's Welk Road Show. In 1970, having ...
Landmark Enclave Exchange: The road to improved India-Bangladesh ties begins
Firstpost - 8/1/2015 4:53:25 AM
The 37,334 people in the Indian enclaves inside Bangladesh and 14,215 in Bangladeshi enclaves inside India have been deprived of such facilities as electricity, education, road connectivity ... the two countries will now need to find solutions to issues ...
The Global Military Satellites Market 2015-2025 - Country Analysis Market Profile
MENAFN - 8/2/2015 9:45:43 AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois – United States – July 302015 (PR Buzz): The Global Military Satellites Market 2015-2025 - Country Analysis ... Hundreds of participants in the 23rd World Scout Camp being hosted now by Yamaguchi city in Japan have ...
Special Olympics World Games: Pakistan’s medal tally goes up to 18
The Express Tribune - 8/1/2015 6:19:19 AM
KARACHI: Pakistan’s special Olympians added another three medals — one gold and two silver — to take the country’s tally to 18 at the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles. Touseeful Hasan bagged a gold in the 10-kilometre road race in ...
China's New Silk Road Promises Prosperity Across Eurasia
The Huffington Post - 7/31/2015 5:44:43 AM
SINGAPORE -- For centuries the historical Silk Road connected Asia and Europe by land ... Stability and Economic Prosperity of the Region and Beyond A country like Singapore sits on the world's most vital arteries of trade between Asia and Europe.
When they awoke, the world was on fire
The Times of Israel - 8/2/2015 4:12:16 PM
In Haaretz, Grossman takes a more accusatory approach, pinning responsibility for the attack on the right wing leadership as a whole, and speculating whether the incident in Duma will serve as a wake-up call to the country concerning the dangers the author ...
Where we are world beaters: When it comes to making babies, India will be on top by 2022
The Times of India Blogs - 7/31/2015 6:37:48 PM
So it is with projections that India is about to become the world’s most populous country by 2022. Is this a demographic ... For example, think of crowd control for the next road block. Drivers find it impossible to just drive by without pulling over ...
World Bank Supports Further Improvement of Armenia’s Rural Roads Network
The World Bank - 7/31/2015 10:26:52 PM
“As in the case of the original project, rehabilitation of additional lifeline roads would create temporary jobs in rural areas, and improve access to basic social services,” said Laura E. Bailey, World Bank Country Manager for Armenia. “It is vital ...
New Mazda Road to Indy shootout goes global across double-digit series
Motor Sports Talk - 8/1/2015 12:31:33 PM
For this weekend’s seven rounds of competition at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, 13 countries are represented ... we can expand the Mazda Road to Indy entry-level opportunity to young champions from around the world. From an aggressive grassroots ...
'Vacation' review: Comical road trip worth taking
Toronto Sun - 7/28/2015 2:06:22 AM
When the now-grown Rusty Griswold (Ed Helms) announces his soft-hearted plan to force his family to bond by replicating his dad’s cross-country road trip to Walley World, his wife Debbie (Christina Applegate) warns that trying to re-experience a 30-year ...
Woog’s World: A Westporter discovers ragtime roots
Westport News - 7/31/2015 10:23:53 AM
His group (Four on the Floor) sang a cappella doo wop tunes at the Players Tavern, the much-loved and usually pretty wild bar next to the Westport Country Playhouse ... (the coffeehouse just over the Post Road bridge, next to what’s now Vespa at National ...
Nation & World briefing
The Bulletin - 8/2/2015 7:08:14 AM
After a 10-hour journey by road from Paris’ Orly airport ... where in 2007 he had called for the return of the Dalai Lama. Ivory trade — Many countries have enhanced their campaigns against wildlife trafficking syndicates that are draining Asia ...