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
Jan Dhan Yojana: Rajnath claims country will become 'economic superpower'
IN - 8/28/2014 7:05:14 PM
Lucknow: Exuding confidence in the welfare schemes being launched by the BJP-led NDA government, UnionHome Minister Rajnath Singh today claimed that the country will be an "economic ... said that the scheme was similar to PM road scheme launched by former ...
‘No Country’ road
LJWORLD - 4/24/2008 11:57:49 PM
I try to give clues to everyone else through lighting and mood," he says. For "No Country," the 58-year-old designer began by making concept sketches in order to visualize the world of the Cormac McCarthy novel. Once those were approved by the directors ...
Summer comes to a close with World Championship Off-Road Races
The Northwoods River News - 8/27/2014 7:24:55 AM
The 45th annual World Championship Off-Road Races will be held Aug. 29-31 at the Crandon International Off-Road Raceway, located at 10104 U.S. Hwy. 8 just outside of Crandon. More than 40,000 people from all over the country come to watch the event.
Road like 'third world country' after incessant fly-tipping
This is Local London - 8/13/2014 3:59:37 AM
Continuous fly-tipping has left a road "looking like a third-world country", causing misery to those who live on it. Carterhatch Road, in Enfield Wash, has been subject to incessant fly-tipping for several years, leaving people who live closest to the ...
Asian drivers don't know road rules, says LNP MP Vaughan Johnson
theguardian.com - 8/27/2014 11:52:46 PM
He said driving conditions in Australia were different to those in other parts of the world and some foreign drivers, particularly those of Asian descent, did not understand the road rules even in their own country. “I’m not against Asian people ...
Mexico is on the road to surpassing the U.S. — as world's fattest country
McClatchy DC - 3/22/2008 11:54:00 PM
MEXICO CITY — Fueled by the rising popularity of soft drinks and fast-food restaurants, Mexico has become the second fattest nation in the world. Mexican health officials say it could surpass the U.S. as the most obese country within 10 years if trends ...
Country singer RaeLynn reveals secret about former 'Voice' coach Blake Shelton
FOX News - 8/28/2014 12:31:32 PM
“He is the most amazing person in the world. He has the biggest heart ... Now that she’s becoming a country name in her own right, RaeLynn has been hitting the road in support of her music. But although she’s busier than ever, the songstress is ...
Saudi Arabia Has the Highest Road Accident Death Toll in the World
Green Prophet - 3/14/2010 11:56:44 PM
The news comes after the World Health Organization found Saudi Arabia to have the world’s highest number of deaths from road accidents, which now make up the country’s principal ... that if the current rise in road accident rates is not curbed, Saudi ...
WHO: UAE can be world's best country in road safety
One India News - 11/6/2013 11:54:51 AM
Abu Dhabi, Nov 6: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has all the potential to be the best country in the world in road safety or at least among the top five, said a senior official of the World Health Organisation (WHO). Etienne Krug, director of WHO's ...
A Shocking Map of Traffic Fatalities Around the World
Slate - 9/19/2013 7:32:38 PM
Editor Tom Hundley notes that traffic fatalities around the world have reached 1.24 million ... An estimated 1.5 million of them race across the country, representing more than half of all vehicles on the road. The use of motorcycles has grown by an ...
World of Wines: Make a road trip into Mexico's wine country
Ruidoso News - 8/14/2014 12:09:22 AM
One of the historical wine regions of Mexico happens to be just a quick two-hour drive from San Diego in the Valle de Guadalupe in Baja California. This area was where a migration of wine makers took place in the 16th century and has evolved into an ...
Will Change the World'
larouchepub.com - 8/28/2014 3:56:08 AM
I have never seen any country go through such a period of development ... and in which all participating countries could benefit. The New Silk Road brings hope to the world economy, and at the same time, with countries facing the danger of terrorism ...
Is the Sadness Gone from Country Music?
PopMatters - 8/25/2014 5:54:14 AM
And in yet another, our singer flies down a dirt road in a car ... might be the essence of popular music. But the world isn’t quite the same one usually conjured up or stereotyped by the words “country music”. It does have the setting, or at least ...