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
After road and cross-country success, Kamworor’s attention turns to track
IAAF - 3/29/2015 4:04:13 PM
It has been a stunning 12 months of success for Geoffrey Kamworor, who won the senior men’s title at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships ... reiterating that he had put his road running ambitions on hold temporarily, although there is the ...
The Arab world's poorest country is now the battleground of a Mideast-wide war
The Business Insider - 3/28/2015 6:42:53 PM
Residents reported heavy clashes between the Houthis and mainly Sunni tribal fighters in the south of the country, while the air campaign sought ... tanks and military trucks heading along the coastal road to Aden from Shaqra was attacked by warplanes ...
Lizzie Armitstead wins the 2015 Trofeo Alfredo Binda and takes the overall UCI Women Road World Cup lead
Boxscore World Sportswire - 3/30/2015 8:20:44 PM
Mountain bike cross country World Champion in the Women’s Under-23 category, she was participating in her first UCI Women Road World Cup. After making it into the final break of six, she was dropped on the big climb before the finish. However she managed ...
Steel all smiles after solid outing at World Cross Country Championships
Australia - 3/28/2015 9:56:09 PM
And while facing a challenging and winding course, as well as the world's best cross country runners, Steel put in an encouraging ... "I wouldn't miss this for the world, I love running on the road but you can't beat the atmosphere in the team.
Why Country Rules the Airwaves: Chronicling the Genre’s Continuing Moment and Challenging Future in One Music-Filled Night
Wired News - 3/30/2015 3:02:47 AM
The brief walk from dressing room 9 to the stage of Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry takes about 20 seconds, but passes decades of country music’s most prized ... girls were standing in the middle of the road. Opryland Drive takes the talent from the Briley ...
World class shooting in the clutch captured crown for WVU
Metro News - 3/30/2015 2:19:50 AM
Bamsey feeds off the calming influence to Prediger in a way only world class shooters can truly understand ... song that played before I took my earbuds out just happened to be Country Roads. I thought to myself, ‘That’s perfect and today is made ...
World's Most Expensive Cities for Business Travel
TravelPulse - 3/30/2015 10:15:16 PM
Business travelers headed to Europe can expect hefty expenses, but nothing compared to road warriors doing business in the ... but it does spend more on business travel than any other country in the world," stated the report. "In 2013 business travel ...
The World's Most Beautiful Places to Do Yoga
The Huffington Post - 3/29/2015 1:59:32 AM
one of the country's most beautiful beaches that's surrounded by big green trees, steep rocks and a laid-back beach town, and Jerricoacoara, Brazil, which she describes as a coastal town with five sand roads that all lead to the main beach. "On the left ...
Four things you need to know about ‘China’s World Bank’
Market Watch - 3/31/2015 4:13:10 AM
It’s the talk of finance ministries around the world: China’s newly minted regional development ... and funding infrastructure projects in Asia — everything from roads and airports to telecom towers and low-income housing. But on a deeper level ...
Fury helps push Ontario, Citizens Business Bank Arena forward with World Cup promotions
Daily Bulletin - 3/30/2015 4:10:11 PM
Thanks to the World Mini Football Federation World Cup, Ontario and the Citizens Business Bank Arena will be recognized as one of the hot spots of the sport in the country ... spectacular season with the Hampton Roads Whalers in the United States Premier ...
'The world's eyes are on Nigeria' says expert as election results trickle in
Christian Today - 3/30/2015 5:28:56 PM
Nigeria has at times been considered "Africa's great hope for democracy", an expert told Christian Today, as the first results were announced in the country's hotly contested ... had the best chance of making in-roads. This election is being touted as ...
Cricket World Cup 2015: tournament winners and losers
BBC - 3/30/2015 11:45:20 AM
Australia have been crowned world champions after a six-week ... "I think I ran out of the ground, so they had to tell me which way is back to the ground. I was on the road, I don't know where I was. It's a true story." Scotland pace bowler Iain Wardlaw ...
Thinkers/Thinkers 50: Know what 'Jugaad' or frugal innovation has done for the world!
businessinsider.in - 3/30/2015 5:43:15 PM
Sadly, however, this preconditioned "fight-or-flight" reaction fails to produce optimal responses in today's complex world. When we face an intractable ... Das got sick of riding his bicycle on poor village roads filled with potholes and bumps.
Real World Economics: On Asia bank, heed 'Gambler' wisdom
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 3/29/2015 12:00:50 PM
Our country opposes ... individual nation's World War I bonds because they would be the joint liability of all member nations and not just one. Initially, most loans were for infrastructure such as power plants, port facilities, roads and bridges, dams ...
Zambia’s K5.4 Billion Road Sector Budget
UK Zambians - 3/30/2015 8:20:44 PM
Road crashes can cost our country 7% GDP or K4 Billion which is not far from the ... beside road crashes costing our economy is road construction corruption. The World Bank estimates that corruption in transport projects can account for as much as 5% ...