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
World optimistic about India, PM Modi says on govt's first anniversary
Times of India - 5/26/2015 8:57:31 AM
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the world is optimistic about India and ... We are doing the job of connecting -- from the borders of the country to the ports of the country, through roads and railways, and also through Digital ...
The Better World Tour
The Vancouver Sun - 5/26/2015 2:52:27 AM
On May 27 th, I will be embarking on a cross-country road trip to profile local “change-makers” – these are ordinary people who are endeavouring to make the world a better place for everyone by creating positive change in their community. The Better ...
China likens South China Sea island development to routine road, house building
FOX News - 5/26/2015 4:32:40 AM
BEIJING – China is comparing its controversial island reclamation project in the South China Sea to ordinary construction going on in other parts of the country, such as the building of roads and apartments. Defense Ministry spokesman Yang Yujun on ...
World Bank approves US$ 130 million loan for Lusaka sanitation project
Lusaka Times - 5/26/2015 4:07:01 PM
World bank building in Washington THE World Bank Group has approved ... Sewer networks will be expanded in Emmasdale, Chaisa, Chawama, Kuomboka and Garden neighbourhoods and Kafue Road. The Ngwerere Western Interceptor and Ngwerere Downstream Collector ...
The Rock Vs. the World: From Godzilla to Racism, a List of Dwayne Johnson’s Would-Be Movie Foes
Daily Beast - 5/26/2015 5:08:27 AM
Racism) In a near-future America, the culture wars have escalated to dangerous levels, with the country ... a new Racist World Order. In this fractured environment, mixed-race freedom fighter Rock Margarita (The Rock) stands as the middle road between ...
Vanishing stories in a vanishing country (i.e. climate change on Snapchat)
CNN - 5/26/2015 1:40:52 AM
Most of these islands, I'm told, aren't much wider than a road, and many of them sit just above sea level ... I'm hoping to underscore the urgency of this human rights crisis. This is a country that's vanishing because of us. And when these islands ...
New 'Silk Road' could alter global economics
Detroit Free Press - 5/25/2015 6:38:31 PM
The pipeline is also set to traverse the country, following the Karakoram Mountain ... enormous for a revival of trade and commerce. The ancient Silk Road increased trade across the known world, but the Road also offered far more than trade.
Only one country has a global strategy right now — and that should 'unnerve' the US
Fort Leavenworth Lamp - 5/26/2015 2:23:49 AM
In our increasingly volatile and multipolar world, there's one state with a true plan ... and the AIIB, and through the Silk Road Initiatives — you name it," he said. "Over a trillion dollars being spent — no one else comes close.
Centre to implement four-lane road project in north-eastern states: Pon Radhakrishnan
Economic Times - 5/26/2015 2:48:16 PM
Stating that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's financial inclusion scheme has been lauded "as a record achievement" by the World ... of roads and metro connectivity. Yet another addition to India's infrastructure was the inauguration of the country's largest ...
In this week’s Irish World…
Irish World News - 5/26/2015 3:09:45 PM
Farewell to Mandy’s: Iconic north west London Irish shop up for sale... Kilburn church appeals for wedding photos: The Sacred Heart Church, Quex Road wants photos for a display to mark the church’s 150th year, part of the year-long series of ...
Country music rocks New Jersey
The Hub - 5/26/2015 4:07:01 PM
While many country musicians have roots in the Deep South or along the dirt roads of small towns out West ... “I love how it takes me out of my world and into another one. I always had a vivid imagination, and I love how a country song could make ...
19 police, 7 soldiers killed by Taliban in ongoing siege in Afghanistan
Firstpost - 5/26/2015 9:40:28 AM
Napas Khan, the police chief in the Naw Zad district, told The Associated Press by telephone that the insurgents had advanced to within 20 meters (65 feet) of the compound after seizing police vehicles and weapons and blocking all roads out of Naw Zad.
Kenya announces IAAF World Championship team
sports keeda - 5/26/2015 9:26:09 AM
Kenya have announced their provisional 11 for the IAAF championships, and they look primed to be on top, as their team features three of the country’s ... is the current world record holder at the marathon and the 25 km road distance.
Road to Rio: Looking ahead to 2.4 mR in 2016 for Great Britain
parasport-news.com - 5/26/2015 6:27:12 AM
Great Britain is loaded with talent in this boat class, and it is one of those sad moments that a country only gets one boat. Megan Pascoe is currently ranked first in the world while countrywoman Lucas is ranked second in the world. It could be a real ...
Women's World Cup 2015: Sweden Team Guide
Bleacher Report - 5/26/2015 9:54:47 AM
The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada is just 11 days away ... major international tournaments and she will once again play a huge part in Canada. On the road to qualification the Lyon forward scored 12 goals in 10 games, double the amount of next ...