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’s strangest road-trip: Two reporters embark on unprecedented tour of North Korea
Leader Post - 10/23/2014 12:36:42 PM
We would drive 2,150 kilometres in a country that has barely 25,000 kilometres of road, and only 724 kilometres of those paved. By the time we returned to the capital a week later, our Chinese-made Great Wall SUV had a few new scratches and one less hubcap.
On the road to find the world's funniest person
Lake Country Sun - 10/20/2014 3:00:27 AM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was last summer and Israeli-Palestinian tensions were at the highest they'd been in some time when Jamie Masada hit on a formula for world peace ... don't pay it. "The country has an army. The bank has four cashiers and a cleaning ...
Leading Infrastructure Firm Global Road Technology Working with the Indian Government and World Bank to Address Road Safety
7 KLTV - 10/25/2014 12:31:21 AM
BRISBANE, Australia, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Australian infrastructure firm Global Road Technology (GRT) is working with the Indian government as part of a World Bank initiative to address the country's growing road toll. Partnering with the ...
OFFICIAL: The World Health Organization Declares Senegal And Nigeria Free From Ebola
Forbes - 10/23/2014 2:09:46 PM
Senegal was declared free from Ebola on October 17 and Nigeria became the second West African country to be declared free from the ... infection was confirmed in a student who had traveled by road to Dakar, the capital city of Senegal, from Guinea where ...
One Direction announces 2015 U.S. stadium tour as part of ‘On The Road Again’ tour
New York Daily News - 10/24/2014 9:29:24 AM
Nearly two months after concluding its successful “Where We Are” tour, the popular British boy band announced Thursday that it has added U.S. tour dates to its 2015 world tour, fittingly titled the “On The Road Again” tour. Harry Styles and company ...
Nano Stern, Kwame Binea, Anna Maria Jopek, Yemen Blues, Ibeyi and More to Bring the World to Joe's Pub This Fall
Broadway World - 10/24/2014 5:47:30 AM
They say a man walks a long road before finding his path ... Moombahton and hard club breaks. Pull the name of a country out of hat. Then compose a piece of music about it. This playful assignment was the genesis of Matuto's EP Africa Suite (Motema ...
Pam's Points: We're not ferguson, and state isn't a third-world country
Times Free Press - 10/24/2014 4:07:17 AM
Forter says the world coal market is down and Iron Properties is hoping for improvement down the road as the primary mine is developed ... of using our environment like that of a Third World country.
A week on the road in North Korea where no reporters have gone before
Japan Times - 10/24/2014 5:26:01 AM
After about 20 minutes, we, too, would be off the grid. Two hundred kilometers of the country’s best road is the stretch of highway connecting the capital, which is in the west, to the east coast port city of Wonsan. It is paved all the way. Beyond ...
Phinney checks out 2015 world championship time trial course
Cycling News - 10/23/2014 3:42:49 PM
"It's cool to start outside of town and see some country and farm roads ... Phinney and several other Americans will preview the 2015 world championship road course later on Thursday.
The Great Depression
History - 10/20/2014 7:39:37 AM
The Great Depression (1929-39) was the deepest and longest-lasting economic downturn in the history of the Western industrialized world. In the United States ... The Great Depression: Hard Road to Recovery Among the programs and institutions of the ...
Brad Pitt Gets Rugged for Details, Glad He Doesn't 'Suck at Being a Dad'
Celebuzz - 10/15/2014 11:27:27 AM
The father of six has traveled the world with his family and has little time alone ... "But, in the traffic of L.A. with a helmet on, I’m just another asshole on the road.” Brad has spent a ton of time behind the wheel of a bike.
Road safety issues
The Daily Star - 10/23/2014 5:37:21 PM
Although official statistics put road accident casualties at 3,000 per annum ... like the already identified 144 accident prone spots around the country. There is hardly any excuse for non-performance on solving problems that are costing thousands of ...
Lava creeps toward road on Hawaii's Big Island
Sun Gazette - 10/25/2014 2:40:12 AM
The narrow, leading edge of the lava flow is now just 250 yards from the one-lane country road, which has been closed. Crews are working on an alternate route for remote communities in the Puna district in case the lava crosses a major thoroughfare.
World Series fan causes debate with Marlins jersey
Yahoo News - 10/24/2014 10:43:58 PM
Earlier this year he attended 18 NBA playoff games around the country in 20 days. Leavy specializes in workmen's compensation and does most of his work from the road. Whether he's attending a baseball, football, hockey, tennis or golf event, Leavy always ...
National Geographic World Atlas (for iPad)
PC Magazine - 10/23/2014 7:31:53 PM
Country information includes the area ... but are styled differently, and Bing's Satellite and Road views. You can change from a National Geographic view to a Bing view of the same scene at any time, but can only switch from Bing to National Geographic ...