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
Dangerous Road Ahead
Townhall.com - 10/8/2015 5:01:39 PM
For all signs indicate that this feckless administration's nuclear deal with the mullahs in Tehran is already undermining this country's security and the world's peace. The question for those of us who believe in freedom is no longer how we can derail this ...
End of the road for corporate tax cheats?
CNN Money - 10/8/2015 1:19:45 PM
Finance officials from the world's top 20 economies are about ... This could be the end of the road for tax tricks from the likes of Amazon and Starbucks. One of the measures involves countries working together to prevent companies using complex global ...
North Korean capital shows flashes of prosperity amid country's isolation
Yahoo News - 10/8/2015 2:52:48 PM
energy-saving lights casting a dim glow on the streets - North Korea's capital shows signs of change even as it prepares for a pageant of military muscle and propaganda of the kind the country is known for. One of the world's most inaccessible places ...
The 27 patterns that make up the world’s cities and suburbs
Washington Post - 10/8/2015 11:46:42 AM
There is "rural sprawl," distinct from country roads. And there are the particular shapes that ... Here's a pattern that is echoed by the world's airports and the land around them: Your typical office park: And a factory: This one Wheeler calls ...
Thailand-Based RitEducation Expands AlertDriving ADvantage Channel Program to Nearly 30 Countries
Business Wire - 10/8/2015 10:56:35 AM
is now helping to grow businesses in 26 countries. Based in Thailand, RitEducation is the latest partner to gain unprecedented channel support for its business by offering FleetDefense SM, the world’s most extensive, fully integrated driver risk ...
How should the world engage with North Korea?
The Guardian - 10/8/2015 1:05:26 PM
there was insignificant incident that taught me volumes about North Korea’s attitudes to the outside world. My travelling companion stopped to take a photograph of two young children walking along the side of the road. He then leaned over to show them ...
Kings of the Road, by Robert Dineen
SB Nation - 10/8/2015 10:20:48 AM
a track star who bagged national titles and represented his country at the Olympics and world championships. Somewhat unusually for a track sprinter, Barnett switched to the road, riding for British-sponsored teams, such as Holdsworth and Falcon and - most ...
Greenery by stealth
The Economist online - 10/8/2015 3:42:55 PM
almost every big country has set itself an emissions target—except one. India has promised only to limit the amount of carbon dioxide per unit of GDP: a relative target, not an absolute one. This might seem like a cop-out. India is the world’s fourth ...
The hottest place in the world just matched its wettest day on record. And Las Vegas flooded
The Vancouver Sun - 10/8/2015 5:34:28 AM
All eyes have been on the flood-ravaged South Carolina this week, but another place on the other side of the country also reported quite a bit ... but it’s a bucket-load for the world’s hottest location – enough to tie the wettest 24-hour period ...
Oil-starved Nepal seeks suppliers to bring fuel by air
NWI - 10/8/2015 1:45:24 AM
Amid the chaos, Nepal is now looking at the possibility of Chinese fuel imports for the first time, according to Nepal Oil Corp. spokesman Deepak Baral, though for now it would need shipments by air after roads linking the two countries across the ...
Kacey Musgraves on the Diversity and Rigors of the Road
Rolling Stone - 10/7/2015 12:16:31 PM
It's been less than four months since Kacey Musgraves released her whipsmart, sweet-as-sin second album, Pageant Material, but the 27-year-old country singer says she knows it won't be long before she begins to tire of playing its songs on the road.
World Trade Center artifact delivered to Carroll County
Carroll County Times - 10/8/2015 10:49:26 AM
"This makes me feel deeply patriotic and devoted to my country ... the side of the road holding a flag as he awaited the arrival of the beam. "9/11 is particularly important to me because I lost my fiance that day. She was in the World Trade Center.
Watch Colombia Vs. Peru Live Stream Free, 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers
The Inquisitr - 10/8/2015 1:26:55 PM
Peru live stream free as the two South American countries face-off on their first match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier ... they have not won a qualifier on the road for 11-years, according to ESPN. If you watch Colombia vs. Peru live stream free ...
World Sight Day: A salute to the 'vision' of visually impaired
Mid Day - 10/8/2015 5:27:18 AM
On World Sight Day today, a time when we must celebrate the inclusion ... Visually impaired students of the NAB Rehabilitation Centre in Mumbai, take advantage of a rare empty stretch of road at Mahalaxmi to cross. Pic/Pradeep Dhivar The Sewri resident ...
Morocco: HM the King Calls for Road Map to Create Islamic Academy for Environment & Sustainable Development
AllAfrica - 10/8/2015 5:01:39 PM
"My hope is that you will deepen the debate and step up efforts to develop a road map in order to bring this ... calling on Islamic countries which, like the rest of the world, are suffering from the negative impact of global warming on their economies ...