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
World Week Ahead: Until Fed Adjudicates, It’s ECB Bazooka vs. Greek Rebellion
The Wall Street Journal - 1/26/2015 2:47:25 PM
Syriza wanting to renege on the terms of the country’s EU bailout is seen by many as a threat ... This is where the rubber meets the road. These numbers encapsulate the reason why the European Central Bank felt compelled to take the dramatic action ...
'World Peace Flame' comes to City'
Deccan Herald - 1/25/2015 2:31:18 AM
Bengaluru became the first city in the country on Saturday to be a part of “World Peace ... Yaseen Haleem and Shashank L, two class 9 students from Sherwood High School, Bannerghatta Road, who took part in the programme, said that they were were ...
The royal road to ruin
The Economist online - 1/26/2015 11:55:37 AM
Thailand is an exception: it enforces them far more assiduously than any other country since Japan canned rules protecting its emperor after the second world war. Anyone who "defames, insults or threatens" the King, his heir, the Queen or a regent risks ...
Mr. President, World’s Worst Air Is Taking 6 Hours Off Your Life
Bloomberg - 1/26/2015 10:01:05 AM
U.S. President Barack Obama could lose roughly 6 hours from his expected lifespan after spending three days in India’s capital inhaling the world’s most toxic air ... to gasoline vehicles running on Indian roads is far greater than in China or the ...
Minnesota Paralympics skier's skills will show at Wis. world race
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 1/23/2015 11:59:11 AM
He powers himself by pushing with standard cross country ski poles. US Paralympic Nordic skiers Aaron Pike, in red, and Andy Soule, training in the Twin Cities for a world championship ... the same reason I do track and road racing. I enjoy the training ...
Sri Lanka’s Sirisena: ‘We Were Able To Introduce Political Culture That Has Won Attention Of World Leaders’
Eurasia Review - 1/26/2015 7:09:17 AM
The progress of a country meant not only the construction of roads and buildings, but also building the spirit ... Despite the combined Eurasia and Afro-Asia areas containing over 70% of the world’s population, analysis and news continues to be dominated ...
Still Rockin’ the Road at 81
Valley News - 1/25/2015 1:12:34 AM
Haggard, 77, might be Nelson’s closest peer in that he’s a legendary country-music agitator who continues to tour relentlessly, even after an excruciating lung surgery in 2008. Haggard has characterized life on the road as a compulsion, an addiction ...
Freedom Rider: Country has changed for better
La Grange Daily News - 1/26/2015 3:01:44 PM
Thomas talked about his involvement in the Civil Rights movement and how the world has changed for the better over the ... a better alternative than being beaten to death on the side of the road. Unfortunately for Thomas’ plan, his attempt caused him ...
Claire Wilcher prepares to take comedy improv message on the road
Examiner - 1/23/2015 9:53:19 PM
When are you scheduled to hit the road? Well, our world championship, which happens once a year in ... Obviously, part of this means you will get to see the country. Yes, that is a huge part of it and meeting people along the way who may not know who ...
Liberia: Only 5 people being treated for Ebola in country
WSVN-TV - 1/26/2015 4:49:07 PM
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) - Liberia said Monday that there are currently only five confirmed cases of Ebola in the entire country - a dramatic turnaround ... As he continues to weigh his options on the road toward a potential presidential run in 2016, U.S ...
Two big questions about the World Cup format
NBC Sports - 1/24/2015 3:58:23 AM
While the NHL’s plan to “include more of the very best players in the world who ... to pave a road to fan indifference. Because, if it’s not a pure best-on-best international tournament with the sole goal of proving which country is the best at ...
Report by the Director-General to the Special Session of the Executive Board on Ebola
WHO - 1/26/2015 9:25:18 AM
Ebola is a tragedy that has taught the world, including WHO, many lessons, also about how to prevent similar events in the future. Factors of culture, history, geography, and weak road and health ... during emergencies in WHO country offices.
Nigeria: Transports want FG to extends automotive policy implementation by six months
World Stage - 1/25/2015 4:07:21 PM
WorldStage Newsonline--The Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) at the weekend in Abuja urged the Federal Government to grant another six months extension before the full implementation of the National Automotive Policy in the country.
Oil Takes Over the World - Part Two: Inventing the Need for an Unlimited Oil Supply
Daily Kos - 1/24/2015 1:42:23 AM
to the invention of the first automobile, decided not by innovation but by who secured the first patent; to the Cold War Space Race; the history of the petroleum fuel-powered world is confounded ... The U.S. Bureau of Public Roads completes an initial ...
World View: Measles Outbreak Being Blamed on the ‘Anti-Vaccine’ Movement
Breitbart News - 1/25/2015 6:23:21 PM
Secessionist militias from Yemen’s Southern Movement blocked roads in South Yemen and continued to declare independence from North Yemen. For years, the U.S. has been conducting counter-terrorism operations, including drone strikes, targeting Al-Qaeda in ...