Definition: This entry gives the total length of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Waterways map
World Champions Lead Obudu Race Cast
This Day Live - 10/31/2014 1:14:20 AM
Petro, who together with his country man ... Vice-chairman and former Cross River State Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Patrick Ugbe, expressed delight at the confirmation of the two top mountain runners in the world. “We are very delighted that ...
World's best urban resorts
CNN - 10/2/2014 4:54:51 AM
You can watch the world float by from a poolside sun lounger next to the river, or better yet ... Aside from being the tallest building in the country, Hotel Arts Barcelona is easily identifiable thanks to a Frank Gehry-designed golden steel installation.
Myanmar’s story, told by one crumbling building
Washington Post - 10/29/2014 12:05:08 AM
bringing in the breeze from the nearby Yangon River. The building whispers of a past. Of solid middle-class lives. Of a cosmopolitan, colonial city that was once a great Asian crossroad, the capital of a country once called Burma. But that was a long time ago.
Watch Alabama Make a 'Tennessee River' Run With Jason Aldean — Video Premiere
Rolling Stone - 9/30/2014 8:49:16 PM
tag-teamed version of "Tennessee River," featuring Jason Aldean on guest vocals and acoustic guitar. "This man is killing the world in country music right now!" Randy Owen tells the crowd by way of introduction, happily welcoming to the stage a country ...
Check Out the Eerie Abandoned Disney Park That Time Forgot
Movie Pilot - 9/25/2014 7:50:47 PM
the fear of travelers about flying in the aftermath of the tragedy decimated Walt Disney World's business. With all its more popular parks and hotels being affected with a decline in attendance, the decision was made to shutter River Country for the 2002 ...
World champions lead Obudu list
Punch - 10/30/2014 10:36:51 PM
Petro, who together with his country man ... vice chairman and former Cross River state Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Patrick Ugbe expressed delight at the confirmation of the two top mountain runners in the world. “We are very delighted that ...
World's tallest statue gets green light
home.bt.com - 10/29/2014 1:12:32 PM
Dubbed the Statue of Unity, it will be built on a small river island called Sadhu Bet ... He went one to become the country’s first home minister. The site promises the “world’s fastest elevators to keep the visitor’s tour engaging”, as well ...
The First World War: Excerpts from the diary of Woodman Leonard
Toronto Sun - 9/27/2014 4:03:31 AM
More than 1 million soldiers were killed or injured in one of the bloodiest battles in history along the river of the same name in France ... 13, 1916 (The Somme) Went across country in dark and reached what might have been a front line by the time ...
Global groundwater crisis may get worse as the world warms
Mashable - 10/29/2014 7:10:27 PM
GRACE showed that between December 2004 and November 2013, the Colorado River basin lost nearly 53 million acre feet of freshwater, which is double the total volume of the country’s largest ... water used to grow the world's food. Aquifers of particular ...
Fine Living Top 10: Country Clubs
Ask Men - 10/24/2014 9:29:24 AM
The term “country club” embodies a wider variety of private clubs that includes golf, tennis and polo clubs. The finest and most exclusive country clubs in the U.S. generally ... an Olympic-sized pool and world-class dining. Fairly recent clubhouse ...
Mira Ensley-Field - 2014 Women's Cross Country
athletics.macalester.edu - 10/30/2014 9:18:07 PM
Placed 2 nd overall at this year’s Falcon Invite hosted by UW-River Falls. I chose to attend Macalester due ... people who are passionate about improving problems they see in the world.
Azumah put Ghana on world map before football - Rawlings
Ghana Web - 10/30/2014 7:59:23 PM
“Azumah became a world champion during a very trying moment in Ghana’s history. A period when the fortunes of our country had declined to dangerous ... surrounded by coconut trees that bordered the river bank. He went ahead to offer persuasive reasons ...
How ISIS Became One Of The World's Most Dangerous Terrorist Groups
businessinsider.com.au - 10/31/2014 6:36:28 AM
The rise of ISIS in Iraq would not have been possible without the sectarian policies of former Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki, a Shi'ite who used strong-armed tactics to rule a highly diverse country ... south along the Tigris River through other Sunni ...
Change Her World educates girls in Africa
yorktonnews.com - 10/30/2014 4:07:19 AM
how essential it is to educate the girls in the country. “As Canadians we are so lucky, I don't think people realize that we're in the minority, we're in the one or two per cent of the world that lives like this.”
Charles larks about on river bank
Evening Telegraph - 10/31/2014 1:07:11 AM
Charles jokingly waved his arms in the air as if saving himself from falling in when he visited one of the world's most stunning natural phenomena - a river that runs red ... spot was known as the FARC country club where a guerrilla general would bring ...