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
James Taylor's Mellow Rebirth: Inside 'Before This World'
Rolling Stone - 3/27/2015 4:49:32 PM
That changed for Before This World (due out June 16th), Taylor's first all-new LP since 2002's October Road. About two years ago ... When I play it for people from other parts of the country, they're sort of like, wow." Taylor says he couldn't care ...
World's huddled masses use 4 key land, sea routes to Europe
The Miami Herald - 3/26/2015 10:59:58 AM
"You tighten a law in one country, another route swells up elsewhere," she says ... Neighboring Hungary has become the preferred EU opening for travel by road or rail to immigrant favorites Germany and France. Many walk the entire Macedonian section ...
Amazon’s road to growth goes through India
Quartz - 3/27/2015 6:55:24 AM
Asia’s third largest economy is poised to add to the bottom line of the world’s largest online retailer. Launched in India just two years ago, Amazon has already become a significant player in the country’s booming e-commerce market. “Amazon’s ...
U.S. Women Chase Team Medal at World Cross Country
Runner's World - 3/26/2015 5:19:21 PM
The American men’s silver medal finish at the 2013 World Cross Country Championships was celebrated ... Thweatt was second to Hastings in the USA 15K on the road in Jacksonville, which she called a “rust buster for China.” Now in Guiyang at the ...
India's long road to tougher law against killer drivers
MENAFN - 3/27/2015 4:17:55 AM
India has some of the world's deadliest roads, with more than 200,000 fatalities annually ... a setback victims described as a "big disappointment for the entire country" although they remain hopeful. "It's worth having a new law, even if it saves a ...
Drive from Europe to the U.S.? Russia proposes world's greatest superhighway
Erietv News - 3/26/2015 11:57:14 AM
"The project should be turned into a world 'future zone,' and it must be based on leading, not catching, technologies." "Are we there yet?" The road would run across the entirety of Russia, linking with existing road systems in Western Europe and Asia.
Map: Every single road in the U.S., in mind-boggling detail
Washington Post - 3/26/2015 10:09:52 AM
The map reflects both the country's population density and ... interactive map of songs about your city - The world’s longest non-stop flights, mapped - A data genius computes the ultimate American road trip
Graham: ‘No Military Member…Should Expect Our Country to Release Hardened Terrorists to Secure Their Release’
pjmedia.com - 3/26/2015 10:09:52 AM
And what do you tell a family member that may be killed by one of these guys down the road?” Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.), a Air Force pilot who served in Operation Iraqi Freedom, told Fox that he was told in survival training “your country will never ...
Nine great road trip lunch stops
travel.iafrica.com - 3/27/2015 6:26:46 AM
Along Route 62 – the longest wine route in the world – you can’t get away with not ... where you can try brews from Nottingham Road Brewery. In the heart of the country is the Free State province, completely landlocked and quite a mystery – even ...
Radcliffe reflects on past experiences at IAAF World Half Marathon Championships
IAAF - 3/27/2015 8:35:37 AM
With exactly one year to go to the IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships ... “It unites the mass runners with the elite runners. Road running is probably the only sport where you can do that; where you can stand on the start line ...
My Top 10 Lakeside Hotels Around the World
worldpropertyjournal.com - 3/27/2015 9:25:43 AM
where pretty much every road leads to atmospheric wineries that, increasingly, have been producing world-class wines. (One of which, the Spy Valley Winery, is within walking distance!) Guest rooms are furnished in early-20th-Century country-style.
New Jersey leaves historic treasures by the side of the road | Di Ionno
New Jersey Online - 3/26/2015 8:29:39 AM
There was a gas fireplace, with three rocking chairs, to give it the feel of a country cabin and a three-panel information ... "We want to tell the world we have a beautiful state." Welcome to Mississippi, the History and Hospitality State.
A miracle on ‘Macarena road’
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 3/26/2015 8:04:00 PM
PIAGAPO, Lanao del Sur, Philippines—For the 1,159 residents in 149 households in Mamaanun, a mountain barangay that seemed to have been caught in a time warp, the concrete tire path being laid on “Macarena road ... some of the country’s remaining ...
Obama Cites Ayatollah’s Fatwa on Road to Nuclear War
Front Page - 3/27/2015 5:58:08 AM
This is the same Rouhani who, after recently showcasing Iran’s newly developed missiles, described his nation’s diplomatic talks with the U.S. as an active “jihad”: “Our negotiations with the world powers are a source of national pride.
Speech by CE at session of Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2015 (with photos/videos)
7th Space - 3/27/2015 1:07:38 PM
That we can do so is testament to the "One Country, Two Systems" principle that ... particularly well-situated along the Maritime Silk Road. Consider, for example, maritime cargo. Hong Kong is the world's fourth-busiest container port.