Definition: This entry gives the total length of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Waterways map
India set to become world's most populous country
WA today - 7/30/2015 2:11:09 AM
Devotees attend the Maha Pushkaralu, a Hindu festival, on the banks of river Godavari in Andhra Pradesh ... will account for more than half the world's population growth in the next 35 years. Ten African countries - Angola, Burundi, Democratic Republic ...
Digital River World Payments Selected to Provide Global Payment Services for Tenfu Tenmax
Market Watch - 7/30/2015 1:49:40 AM
In 2014, Digital River processed more than $35 billion in online transactions, connecting B2B and B2C digital products companies and branded manufacturers with buyers across multiple devices and channels, and nearly every country in the world. Digital ...
Down-To-Earth Fashion From NASA Satellite Images of World Capitals
Luxury Travel Magazine - 7/30/2015 1:06:43 AM
The Tiber River curves and ... timeless beauty and old world charm. This lush new member of Leading Hotels sits high in the mountains of Perez Zeledon, in the southern region of Costa Rica, in what is one of the country's best and last, to be-discovered ...
Dependence on the Zambezi River
nehandaradio.com - 7/28/2015 1:26:24 PM
The elephant in the room is South Africa – already a largely arid or semi arid country where a third of ... This mighty river is now captured in two of the largest dams in the world, Kariba and Cahora Bassa. Zambia and Zimbabwe plan a further dam below ...
UNESCO and Iraq launch project for conservation of World Heritage site of Samarra
whc.unesco.org - 7/30/2015 8:01:54 AM
“The terrorism we are experiencing poses a grave threat to our country ... of the River Tigris 130 km north of Baghdad, the site testifies to the architectural and artistic innovations that developed there before spreading through the Islamic world ...
Russia security chief: Islamic State group has recruits from more than 100 countries
FOX News - 7/29/2015 10:33:25 AM
MOSCOW – Russia's security chief says the Islamic State group has recruited nationals of more than 100 countries, posing a long-term threat ... of a two-day security conference in the Volga River city of Yaroslavl attended by representatives of security ...
Tigres, River in touching distance of glory
FIFA - 7/30/2015 3:51:22 AM
Tigres have spent 41 seasons in the Mexican top flight, a record that puts them right up there with the country’s leading ... travel to Japan [for the Club World Cup] in the manner we deserve,” Marcelo Gallardo, River Plate coach.
C’River, 13 others benefit from $500m erosion projects
Punch - 7/28/2015 11:42:01 PM
including Cross River, are currently benefiting from a $500m World Bank scheme to curtail gully erosion. It added that 21 gully erosion sites had been identified in the country and were currently being addressed, with Cross River having five in different ...
61,000 millionaires left India in the last 14 years: Why are the richie rich fleeing the country?
Firstpost - 7/28/2015 11:46:11 AM
As Firstpost said earlier, close to 100 million Indians don’t have access to safe sources of water, which is not surprising because our waterways ... the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business index but India currently ranks 142 out of 189 countries ...
I didn’t take N700m bribe, Rivers REC cries out
Vanguard - 7/29/2015 12:39:17 AM
She said that instead of commending her for serving the country, the APC rather ... She challenged the APC to tell the world the source of the “malicious information.” It will be recalled that the Rivers State chapter of the APC had in a statement ...
World class surfing to air on CBS Sports Network
wakewindandsurf.com - 7/29/2015 10:22:05 PM
CBS Sports Network has come to an agreement with the World Surf League (WSL ... CBS Sports Network is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirectTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158.
World roars for #CecilTheLion: Dentist poacher's $50,000 hunt
Emirates247 - 7/29/2015 7:34:27 AM
Two men were due to appear in a Zimbabwean court on poaching charges Wednesday after a wealthy American dentist killed a beloved lion at a national park, sparking waves of criticism around the world ... his dental practice -- River Bluff Dental in a ...
How Yellowstone Became the World’s First National Park
Time - 7/29/2015 12:20:47 PM
It’s a vision of altruism and environmentalism that suits the founding of the world’s first national park—only it ... for campfires as they explored the region’s geysers and rivers and waterfalls, and they did likely discuss the best use of ...
Provincial gov’t eases rules for alcohol sales by distilleries, wineries, breweries
The Province - 7/28/2015 9:04:32 PM
Soccer Academy: Tickets going fast for Women’s World... Soccer Academy: Coaches from Barcelona impressed with... The Rockin’ River Country Music Festival has been flowing with the twang for six years now. With a lineup from legends like Nitty Gritty ...
From Monica to Muna in Morocco: River Valley grad treasures Peace Corps experience
harborcountrynews.com - 7/29/2015 10:33:25 AM
is also known by another name in a small Moroccan village half-way around the world. There, she is called Muna, which means “to hope.” A graduate of River Valley High School (2006) and Grand Valley State University (2010), Groen holds a degree in ...