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
60-year-old readies for 100-country road trip
Gulf News - 9/2/2015 8:50:28 PM
From there, we will travel to Turkey, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Hungary, Helsinki, Germany, UK, Ireland etc by road,” he said. Bhatti is a seasoned cross-country driver ... motivated me to explore the rest of the world. I have a five-year plan and a Dh200,000 ...
75,000 youths killed in road crashes last year
Times of India - 9/2/2015 8:21:50 PM
READ ALSO - Myth busted: Newer vehicles involved in bulk of accidents The latest estimate by the World Health Organization ... that can be held accountable for road deaths, on the lines of institutions in developed countries like the US and UK.
China to put on huge show of force for World War Two anniversary
Reuters - 9/2/2015 9:04:47 PM
China rarely misses an opportunity to remind its own people and the world about the atrocities and violence visited upon the country by Japan during the ... and some residents whose apartments overlook roads along which the tanks will rumble have been ...
Beijing in lockdown for China's World War II military extravaganza
CNN - 9/2/2015 10:52:09 PM
And while Chinese will enjoy a three-day public holiday as part of the celebrations to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World ... and roads closed but many said they were excited despite all the disruption. "I definitely feel proud of my country ...
The Walking Dead: Road To Survival’ Game’s Viral Campaign Worked, 4 Million Downloads Already
The Inquisitr - 9/2/2015 9:47:44 PM
The Walking Dead: Road to Survival, racked up more than one million downloads in 24 hours at launch, and quickly became a Top 10 Free Game in 100 countries around the world. For the first time in a The Walking Dead game, Scopely has introduced a constantly ...
Wiltonian completes cross-country road trip
wiltonbulletin.com - 9/1/2015 2:10:47 PM
The cross-country road trip came with its fair share of challenges ... I have a love for the natural world and many of my memories from the trip reflect this,” he said. “Whether it was a sunset over the Midwest’s flat landscape, a road winding ...
One Direction Take On World Peace And Poverty
Sky News HD - 9/1/2015 11:04:40 AM
The group wants the three-minute video to be shared on social media and it will be broadcast at their remaining On The Road ... 172 countries submitted photos and videos for the campaign. Niall Horan said: "We've had fans from all over the world tell ...
Road crashes spelling doom
IPP Media - 9/2/2015 6:10:00 AM
Road accidents place a huge strain on the country’s limited yet overstretched health services and reports show, while low-income and middle-income countries like Tanzania have only about half (48%) of the world’s registered vehicles, more than 90% of ...
World's Biggest Economies Devise Plan That Spells Doom for Planet Earth
Alter Net - 9/2/2015 8:11:41 AM
More than 80 of the world's leading scientists ... While it may have good intentions — more roads, bridges, dams, power plants, airports, seaports, pipelines, sewers and telecommunications systems to support a rapidly growing human population ...
Why have two world Chinese entrepreneur conferences?
Asiaone Business - 9/2/2015 5:58:40 PM
The inaugural World Huaqiao Huaren Businessmen and Industrialists ... has said the new conference is "the diplomacy of big country". Indeed, the conference was aimed at helping the "One Belt, One Road" programme proposed by President Xi Jinping to promote ...
Tidewater road trip: Taking the southern route
HamptonRoads.com - 9/2/2015 6:48:47 PM
The world's oldest ham (and peanut ... Take a left at Smithfield High School and traverse winding country roads to get to Darden's Country Store, circa 1952, a faded red building that looks somewhat abandoned. Inside awaits Tommy and Dee Dee Darden's ...
EDITORIAL: China must also learn from history as it prepares to mark end of World War II
The Asahi Shimbun - 9/1/2015 10:21:43 AM
Its approach to ruling the nation is reminiscent of the totalitarianism that raged in the world until the end of the war 70 years ago. Beijing has decided to close off roads, subway stations and airports under the guise of commemorating the country’s ...
World universities to create joint program on 'Silk Road'
THE KOREA TIMES - 8/21/2015 5:58:35 PM
Thirty-four universities in 22 countries will join in an effort to create a joint curriculum about the "Silk Road" by forming related organizations, according to the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, one of the schools, Friday. Through team teaching ...
5 Things You Need To Know - DH World Championship 2015, Vallnord
Pink Bike - 9/2/2015 1:05:11 PM
A bit late to the party but in fact a declaration of peace between these two countries had been ... entered the melee of UCI World Cup DH MTB back in 2008, and the resort has been a favourite of riders ever since. By road, you can get to Vallnord via ...
Family's Cross-Country Run Ends in New York With More Than $100,000 Raised
Runner's World - 9/2/2015 7:17:25 PM
On Tuesday, Shamus Evans stepped into the Atlantic Ocean at Pelham Bay Park in New York, ending a cross-country journey his family made to ... Because of factors like hot weather, unsafe roads, and fatigue, Shamus wasn’t in the chair for the entire ...