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, 2014See also: Roadways map
Running Can Unify In A Divided World
Courant - 11/29/2015 3:57:00 AM
a small country in Africa bordered by Tanzania and Rwanda. We talked the other day about how the Manchester Road Race is a small spot of brightness in what is an ever-darkening world where terrorists blow up innocent people having dinner or going to concerts.
Accelerating Road Safety, a Priority for Poorest Countries
The World Bank - 11/17/2015 8:03:17 PM
... death among those aged 15 to 29 The road safety challenge requires decisive and committed leadership, effective funding, and accelerated action if countries are to meet targets through proven results All World Bank road projects today address road saf ...
Qatar Bans Contractors Leaving Country in Rain-Damage Probe
New York Times - 11/28/2015 3:08:05 AM
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Qatar has banned contractors from leaving the small, oil-rich country as it carries out a probe into how heavy rains damaged buildings and roadways ... ahead of hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Turkish President 'saddened' by plane incident
KION 46 Central Coast News - 11/28/2015 9:08:59 PM
The countries disagree sharply on whether the Russian plane was ... The powerful Turkish leader didn't lash out at Russia but appeared intent on taking the high road by claiming that "Turkey has never been in favor of triggering tensions and clashes ...
World Cup winning captain now selling 'kachoris' for a living
ABP NEWS - 11/28/2015 3:18:13 PM
New Delhi: India is well-known across the world as the ... playing for one’s country. Several careers have been made, victories celebrated, and retirements mourned. This story from Vadodara, however, is different. The Old Padra Road in Vadodara has ...
Jagran Josh - 11/28/2015 10:10:25 AM
India has one of the largest road networks in the world. Every year, approximately ... important roads along the northern and north-eastern boundary of the country. The main roads which are constructed and maintained by the Central Government are known ...
Traveling the World Takes Minutes with This Walkable Map of the Planet
Auto Evolution - 11/28/2015 10:10:25 AM
With each holiday like the one most Americans have just celebrated, both globetrotters and petrolheads think about their next road trip. It’s a natural ... Here, visitors can march across all the world’s countries in a matter of minutes, and they ...
World leaders make Queen wait at Malta party
Vanguard - 11/28/2015 7:50:14 PM
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles were made to wait for world leaders at a drinks reception in Malta ... after most of them fell foul of heavy security measures which closed many roads. “Are you sure they’re here?” quipped Charles as the queen ...
You'll Never Guess The Most Charitable Nation In The World
NPR News - 11/28/2015 11:14:51 AM
The Gallup World Poll asked people from 145 countries: In the last month ... Her examples are myriad. "If you need a road in a rural area, the government is not going to provide it. But you can get together with your neighbors to build it.
Global tax proposed to generate funds for road safety
Times of India - 11/28/2015 10:34:53 PM
While supporting the proposal to put in place an innovative financing model for road safety World Bank's chief financial officer ... mooted considering the fact that middle and low income countries bear about 90% share of the road traffic crash.
Envoy in love with the world of India
The Tribune India - 11/28/2015 8:54:40 PM
Jorge Roza de Oliveira is a typical diplomat — curious, affable, with more than a good word about the host country ... world. On his frequent travels across India, he says domestic flights are good and mostly on time. Appreciating the improvement in road ...
The Latest: tens of thousands Ugandans await pope's Mass honoring country's martyrs
US News and World Report - 11/28/2015 4:48:18 AM
(All times local.) 7:25 a.m. Tens of thousands of people are streaming into a Kampala sanctuary where Pope Francis will celebrate his first Mass in Uganda honoring the country's martyrs. As the sun rose Saturday over Namugongo shrine, pilgrims arriving on ...
We are in the third world war right now: Capt Raghu Raman
Daily News and Analysis - 11/28/2015 7:18:37 AM
“Earlier, the format was to prevent enemy nation’s soldiers from entering the country. Now, these enemies are no more ... “More people died after 9/11 in road accidents in the USA that year than the number of people killed in the attack itself.
World leaders make Queen Elizabeth wait at Malta party
The Rakyat Post - 11/28/2015 7:25:47 AM
Queen Elizabeth, who is the head of the 53-country strong Commonwealth, was in Malta along with her husband Prince Philip, Charles and his wife Camilla. Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles were made to wait for world leaders at a drinks reception in Malta ...
Siblings Divided by War in Sierra Leone Reunite in Idaho Falls
Twin Falls Times-News - 11/28/2015 7:54:25 AM
The siblings were split up and sent across the world. Two of them, 15-year-old twins Andrew and Abigail Hansen, grew up on a farm off of Old Butte Road. Their older brother ... Sierra Leone, a small country on the west coast of Africa.