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
Rocky road: A look at key milestones in Britain's troubled ties to the European Union
FOX News - 5/29/2015 10:05:32 AM
The planned referendum on Britain's membership in the 28-country European Union following a renegotiation ... the Napoleonic Wars and two world wars. Ironically, it was former British leader Winston Churchill who called for "a kind of United States of ...
World Machine Tools Industry
Market Watch - 5/28/2015 6:31:59 AM
II-5Economic Upheavals in the Recent Past & Outlook for the Future II-62007-2009 World Economic Recession & Its Impact on ... III-1Outlook III-1Domestic Manufacturing Industry On the Road to Recovery III-1Shale Gas Revolution Promises to Trigger ...
S. Korea says self-driving cars will be on roads by 2020
koreatimesus.com - 5/29/2015 5:00:43 PM
SEOUL, May 29 (Yonhap) — Self-driving cars could hit South Korean roads by 2020, an official said Friday ... what it takes to develop unmanned vehicles, adding that the country is the world’s fifth-largest automobile producer and is one of the most ...
Hedgerow to Stage World Premiere of POST HASTE, 6/10-28
Broadway World - 5/29/2015 3:06:11 PM
Take a cross-country road trip in a vintage roadster with famed etiquette authority Emily Post, portrayed by Penelope Reed, as Hedgerow stages the world premiere of Post Haste by Frank E. Reilly from June 10 to 28. In the spring of 1915, Post, recently ...
Congresswoman Offers Locker-Room Assessment of Roads
Patch - 5/30/2015 12:46:01 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Dearborn, on Friday spoke with locker-room bluntness about what she called state legislators’ failure to make meaningful headway in fixing Michigan’s crumbling “third world country” roads. “You all need to tell your ...
NCAA Baseball Tournament 2015: Road to Omaha kicks off
Sporting News - 5/29/2015 12:00:04 PM
Sixty-four teams scattered across 16 Regional sites opened play Friday and began their quest to be one of the eight teams who will advance to the College World Series in Omaha ... Speaking of Dallas Baptist, the Patriots' road to the Super Regionals ...
Public-Pension Potholes in Wine Country Paradise
Wall Street Journal - 5/29/2015 10:37:10 PM
an earthly paradise north of San Francisco Bay that is home to some of the world’s most outstanding winemakers ... voters will be asked to raise county sales taxes by a quarter-cent to fix their roads. California has the highest gas taxes in the nation ...
Nigeria’s tourism opportunity can be unlocked by local online booking platforms
Quartz - 5/29/2015 7:56:42 AM
But as Internet penetration grows, even as poor road network infrastructure continues to make it difficult to get around, the rise of local e-commerce is making it easier for Nigerians and visitors to explore a large and culturally diverse country which is ...
At Least 20 Years In Prison Awaits Silk Road Founder
CBS New York - 5/29/2015 11:38:36 AM
1010 WINS1010 WINS invented all news radio and is the longest-running all news station in the country. For 50 years, 1010 WINS has been a news and information utility for the New York metropolitan area. Famous [...] WFANAs the world’s first 24-hour all ...
Jersey City man takes his dying dog on cross-country tour
New Jersey Online - 5/29/2015 12:35:52 PM
Once Rodriguez received the heart-wrenching news that his four-legged friend of 15 years was nearing his end, he organized a cross-country adventure for the ... weekend in front of the largest globe in the world, the iconic Unisphere at Flushing Meadows ...
India heatwave: roads melt as deadly temperatures continue – video
theguardian.com - 5/29/2015 11:45:45 AM
Roads disintegrate as temperatures rise to almost 48C ... Hospitals are struggling with the highest number of casualties the country has experienced in more than 20 years
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen: D.C. Roads Feel Like a ‘Third World Country’
Transport Topics - 5/22/2015 12:44:10 PM
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) borrowed a page from the Joe Biden playbook May 22 by equating an aspect of American infrastructure to that of a Third World country to draw attention to the country’s aging transportation system. Vice President Biden last ...
The long road home for U.S. striker Sydney Leroux
ESPN - 5/29/2015 4:24:56 PM
At age 14, the Vancouver native was the youngest player to rep their homeland at the U19 Women's World Cup in 2004 ... mother played softball for the national team in Canada, her home country. But Leroux didn't want to play softball.
It’s so hot in India right now the roads are literally melting: At least 1,100 dead in month-long heatwave
Canada - 5/28/2015 9:30:56 AM
Monsoon rains, expected to arrive in the southern state of Kerala in the first week of June, should bring some respite. The monsoon season runs through September as the rains gradually cover the entire country.
When will we see a legal Silk Road?
The Week Magazine - 5/29/2015 4:03:27 PM
The momentum behind this massive cultural shift can be traced back decades, but Silk Road captured the essence of an increasingly normal idea: What if the world of drugs was smarter ... D.C. Across the country, polls show support for America's infamously ...