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
Himachal roadways wrests losses as diesel prices increase
Hill Post - 5/23/2013 7:27:37 AM
Responding to the query as to how the state roadways was absorbing the successive increase in diesel prices, Mittal said, “we are already charging one of the highest per kilometre charges for public transport in the country and any further increase ...
How America Became a Third World Country
The Huffington Post - 5/21/2013 4:41:10 PM
All this is, of course, ancient history, but even a decade later, the record of folly is worth reviewing. If you remember, they tweeted while Rome burned. Speaker of the House John Boehner ... For his part, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid tweeted ...
3 Amazing Images of the Future of Solar
Daily Finance - 5/21/2013 3:51:04 PM
The roads of tomorrow According to Solar Roadways ... HB-SIA is crossing the country, generating data for the second version dubbed HB-SIB, which is expected to be completed in the spring of 2014 and fly around the world in mid-2015.
The race to build roads
CNN Money - 5/23/2013 11:02:22 AM
China is home to 20% of the world's ... Last year the country had 46 businesses in the industry, with 710,500 employees and a $12.3 billion payroll, according to research firm IBISWorld. But leadership expects that the roadways will play a ...
Auburn now one of country's fastest-growing cities
ABC 13 The Heart of Virginia - 5/23/2013 8:06:23 PM
A new Census report shows Auburn is among the fastest growing cities in the country with more than 50,000 people ... snarled the morning commute along one of the busiest roadways in northern New Jersey on Tuesday, leading police on a nearly two-hour ...
Focused on Making Our Roads Safer
LOCAL2 Sault Ste. Marie - 5/10/2013 4:47:04 PM
All enforcement agencies across the country have been invited to participate ... the police and the public to work together to ensure that Canada’s roadways are the safest in the world. Here in Sault Ste Marie and the Township of Prince, there have ...
Letters to the Editor - May 24
Herald-Mail.com - 5/24/2013 3:51:41 AM
Using these examples, we might save thousand of lives and save money ... Parents, please don’t ever sacrifice safety for convenience. If your teen is out late or with friends, make other travel arrangements. The risk is not worth the potential ...
Memorial Day 2013: Higher Gas Prices, Fewer Travelers
US News and World Report - 5/24/2013 1:21:21 AM
As millions of Americans prepare to get behind the wheel and embark on a Memorial Day getaway this weekend, they should also be bracing for something else: high gas prices. [BROWSE: Editorial Cartoons on Gas Prices] Fuel costs have been on the ...
Travelers warned to buckle down on buckling up
Opelousas Daily World - 5/24/2013 2:00:08 PM
we knew that our roadways would be safer," LaHood said. "Eighty-six percent of drivers now buckle up when they get behind the wheel of the car." Washington has the highest seat belt use rate in the country at 97.5%. In order to keep people buckled up ...
Pothole Season is in Full Bloom on Long Island Roadways
LONGISLAND.com - 4/19/2013 6:09:14 PM
“It’s like a third-world country,” commented one resident ... to notify the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT). Potholes on other roadways fall under federal, county, town, village or private jurisdiction, depending on the ...
Disney World Location Parks within Florida - A Magical Family Vacation
Melodika.net - 5/21/2013 8:27:15 AM
Epcot includes tunnels under the buildings which include the Electric Outdoor umbrella, Innovations Far east, Innovations Western side, Mousegear, Club Neat and the Water fountain View Frozen goodies. Families can stroll on the grassy landscape involving ...
Energy Producing Roads Made From Solar Cells and Glass May Be The Solution To Carbon Emissions and Climate Change
A to Z Nanotechnology - 5/23/2013 11:55:27 PM
and we would still need to transport the energy around the country. In Brusaw's Solar Roadways concept, instead of covering a large area of the Southwest with solar arrays, all of our roads would be paved with glass panels that could collect and distribute ...
Local WWII Veteran Lives Life To The Fullest
NBC4 Columbus - 5/24/2013 9:23:57 PM
Marion police officers are searching for the male suspect in an armed robbery at a convenience store in March. Marion police officers are searching for the male suspect in an armed robbery at a convenience store in March. Two Fayette County women were ...
Make Road Safety Week a 52-week-long challenge
Kingston Whig - 5/13/2013 1:08:45 PM
It’s an effort among law enforcement agencies, safety organizations, insurers, media and of course, you, the driver, to make our country’s roadways among the safest in the world. But we have a long way to go. Until 2004, Canada had one of the highest ...
'The World at Night' can be brightly beautiful – but there's a dark side, too
NBCNews.com - 5/15/2013 1:17:43 AM
Are the images featured in The World at Night's annual "Earth and Sky" photography contest meant to celebrate the wonders of the night sky, or draw attention to the worries about the night sky? They're meant to do both, says astrophotographer ...