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
Afghan avalanches, flooding taking toll across the country
Greensboro News & Record - 2/27/2015 2:20:48 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say that severe conditions and lack of machinery are hampering efforts to reach people trapped, injured or dead after avalanches and flooding across large swaths of the country. Mohammad Aslam Syas, deputy chief ...
Winter weather: Drivers urged to stay off roads
Tulsa World - 2/28/2015 8:41:59 PM
Roads in Tulsa, Creek, Okmulgee and Rogers counties were considered ... But the BOK Center in downtown Tulsa said on Twitter that country artist Miranda Lambert will perform Saturday as scheduled, with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. NWS Tulsa meteorologist ...
Washington ‘tokes’ high road to pot
Times of India - 2/27/2015 4:36:48 AM
WASHINGTON: A city where the country's president was once roasted for saying he smoked but "didn't inhale" has legalized pot, marking a new high in America's bid to decriminalize marijuana possession and use. Starting Thursday, it will not be illegal to ...
Modi’s first full-year budget for India is marked by caution
Washington Post - 2/28/2015 5:25:44 AM
“The world is predicting that this is India's chance to fly." The U.S.-India Business Council called the budget a “bold road map for improving the ease of doing business in India.” Some analysts say that Modi’s government has adopted a pragmatic ...
Cheruiyot and Kitwara return to World's Best 10k
IAAF - 2/27/2015 5:29:54 PM
World cross country championships-bound and 2014 Commonwealth Games ... and Bogota’s International Marathon and Carrera de la Mujer are the only IAAF Label road races in Latin America. With registration still open, organisers expect to exceed 12,000 ...
2 Passers-By, Accomplice Die in Nigeria Suicide Bombing
NDTV - 2/28/2015 9:32:06 PM
After the explosion, residents of the village shut themselves up in their homes leaving the four dead bodies on the road, witneses said ... bus stations in northern and central regions of the country. Nigerian troops, aided by soldiers from Cameroon ...
Rory McIlroy's road to the Masters takes a swift detour at Honda Classic
FOX News - 2/28/2015 5:14:24 PM
At least McIlroy didn't have to fly across the country to get home ... And so his road to the Masters hit a speed bump — nothing more, unless he struggles next week at Doral in a World Golf Championship. "I guess after coming off a three-week break ...
Man fatally struck by Long Island Rail Road train
My Foxny - 2/28/2015 3:05:33 PM
AMITYVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - A man has been fatally struck by a Long Island Rail Road train in Amityville ... including a Hamptons mansion that's one of the world's biggest private homes. Jurors have found that billionaire Ira Rennert plundered a now-bankrupt ...
Jamaica Observer - 2/27/2015 1:26:31 PM
Yet we seem to accept the carnage with great equanimity, as if it is a routine part of living in the modern world," said Hind. For the years 2014 and 2015, between 600 and 700 Jamaicans will die on the country's roads, he stated. "That number of road ...
Some roads reopened in Brazil though truck strike persists
Gulf News - 2/28/2015 11:45:07 AM
per hour on truckers who illegally blocked roads. Chairman Abilio Diniz of BRF SA, the world’s largest chicken exporter, said on Friday the company was struggling to fulfil export orders because of the blockages. “This is a sad moment for our country ...
Richmond 2015 Announces Official Schedule for2015 UCI Road World Championships
Around Rings - 2/27/2015 4:25:29 PM
24 Road Race Training 10 a.m./12 p.m. Fri ... we know this is a golden opportunity to elevate Richmond in the minds of businesses and tourists around the country and world. The official schedule announced today will showcase our city and region to ...
CNN's Weir escapes studio for the road
Lake Country Sun - 2/27/2015 1:30:42 AM
"It's so rare to take an anchor off the air for six months," he said, "and then have him go on the road for six months with a world-class cinematographer and bank on the idea that quality over quantity will work out. It's been the gig of my life."
Jeep Renegade gets a grip, on the road or off
theday.com - 2/28/2015 9:57:45 AM
It describes where this Jeep fits in the pantheon of off-road history by doing the most rebellious-some ... It's common for the corporate owners to be in one country, senior executives in another, the factory in yet another, and the parts sourced from ...
A delicious road to peace
Inquirer Opinion - 2/28/2015 4:38:37 PM
and on to the wider world outside, specifically in oft-overlooked areas around the country. One of these is Mindanao, and Chef Tatung bewailed the lack of awareness of the richness of Mindanao’s bounty—its seafood, livestock, vegetables, fruits and grains.
Nation & World briefing
The Bulletin - 2/27/2015 9:23:08 AM
The latest to face the militants’ onslaught are the Assyrian Christians of northeastern Syria, one of the world’s oldest Christian communities ... which could provide a road map to ending a conflict that has left nearly 6,000 dead since it began ...