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, 2012See also: Roadways map
On roads to break Guinness World Record for longest journey
Daily News and Analysis - 1/29/2015 11:44:54 AM
The two motorcyclists from Gujarat reached Noida on Monday. If successful, they will hold the record for longest journey with motorcycle in a single country. As the name of the journey suggests, The Great Indian Nomadic Ride, the duo will relate to living ...
Why China wants to become the world's banker
The Business Insider - 1/31/2015 12:04:01 PM
Finally it launched the Silk Road Fund, backed by yet another ... which limits its influence. But the country's leaders are clearly marshalling the cash and the strategy to become a banker to the world. This is at once welcome and worrying.
World Cup 1999: Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid take Sri Lanka to cleaners
Cricket Country - 1/31/2015 1:55:33 AM
a demoralised India went down to Zimbabwe at Grace Road; an emotional Tendulkar hundred against Kenya at Bristol brought them back on track, but once again, their encounter against Sri Lanka was a must-win one. Their record against Sri Lanka in the World ...
World Champion Uses Bidding to His Advantage in Pro-Am
New York Times - 1/31/2015 7:32:00 AM
If your side does not buy the contract, however, you will have given a road map to the opposing ... last Sunday at St. Andrews Country Club in Boca Raton, Fla. Jeff Meckstroth of Clearwater Beach, Fla., one of the world’s most successful players ever ...
South Africa's Soweto area, once epicenter of resistance to apartheid, convulsed by looting
FOX News - 1/31/2015 3:02:58 PM
Nearly 40 years ago, at the same intersection, young blacks marched to protest the white racist rulers of the time, drawing a bloody crackdown that shocked the world. The recent looting ... minibus taxis daily clog the road at the Soweto intersection.
Super Bowl is small fries compared to this: World cycling race is coming to Richmond
Washington Post - 1/30/2015 6:00:07 AM
Read more: UCI Road World Championships 101 ... But unlike the Tour or any other pro race, at the World Championships you race for your country’s team, not your professional team. (And in the end, there most likely will be charges of collusion ...
Three Indian Cities in the Top 10 List Of Worst Traffic Conditions in the World
NDTV - 1/29/2015 10:47:38 AM
Then we start blaming the lack of infrastructure and the ratio of cars on road to their narrowness and then suddenly ... Well, Numbeo also has a traffic index by country and this is where we breathe a sigh of relief as even after having 8 cities in the ...
Just Your Typical Teenagers Helping To Fight World Poverty
NPR News - 1/31/2015 6:56:12 AM
On Jan. 15, 15-year-olds around the world took a stand. Their goal was to make the world ... They seemed to care about what we were saying," she says. "It might be a long road until we eradicate extreme poverty, but you can only move forward if you believe ...
Iceland's Antique Car Club May Just Be The Best Car Club In The World
Jalopnik - 1/29/2015 4:24:05 PM
There's so many incredible car clubs in the world, but I think ... And this is also in a country where almost everyone who has a classic car can only use it about three months out of the year, since weather and road conditions are, again, engineered ...
Book Review: World Order by Henry Kissinger
LAWFARE - 1/30/2015 11:18:04 PM
let alone emerge as “the Middle Kingdom” of the entire world. Still, initiatives such as the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and the Silk Road Fund offer some sense of China’s nascent efforts to weaken the grip of Western influence ...
Mac & Cheese 10 Country Flavor Tour: America's Favorite Comfort Food Goes Global
Union Leader - 1/30/2015 6:28:45 AM
But, did you know that some mac and cheese recipes go way back to 1769 and come from all over the world? To celebrate this fun culinary ... Mr. Mac’s Macaroni and Cheese is located at 497 Hooksett Road in Manchester, NH. For information visit www.Mr ...
The Country That Refuses to Bow Down to Western Bankers
Alter Net - 1/30/2015 5:45:48 AM
In the following interview, he talks about why what happened to Greece was entirely predictable, why the Greeks were right to reject austerity in the recent election, and what challenges the country faces ... build and repair roads or support clean energy ...
On the road to spring training
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - 1/30/2015 2:25:22 AM
The Belle Meade Plantation, 5025 Harding Road, is a restored 1853 Greek Revival mansion offering tours by guides in period dress. At the Country Music Hall of Fame ... and their habitats from around the world, and saltwater Ocean Journey, where sharks ...
The Road To Perfidy In Rivers State
Spy Ghana - 1/30/2015 11:29:24 AM
It has a growing population of about 5.1 million (the sixth most populous State in the Country) and impressive GDP of 21.07 billion ... Assembly were forced to sit on the bare surface of Moscow Road from where Mr. Mbu dispersed them with tear gas.
'And They're Off': North Country Chamber honors annual award winners
Press Republican - 1/31/2015 3:28:37 AM
PLATTSBURGH — Five winners really earned their place at the show when the North Country Chamber of Commerce celebrated ... It was the Nova Bus plant, which opened on Banker Road in 2009, that led Spencer ARL to move into 40,000 square feet of space ...