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
After road and cross-country success, Kamworor’s attention turns to track
IAAF - 3/29/2015 4:04:13 PM
It has been a stunning 12 months of success for Geoffrey Kamworor, who won the senior men’s title at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships ... reiterating that he had put his road running ambitions on hold temporarily, although there is the ...
The Arab world's poorest country is now the battleground of a Mideast-wide war
The Business Insider - 3/28/2015 6:42:53 PM
Residents reported heavy clashes between the Houthis and mainly Sunni tribal fighters in the south of the country, while the air campaign sought ... tanks and military trucks heading along the coastal road to Aden from Shaqra was attacked by warplanes ...
Steel all smiles after solid outing at World Cross Country Championships
Australia - 3/28/2015 9:56:09 PM
And while facing a challenging and winding course, as well as the world's best cross country runners, Steel put in an encouraging ... "I wouldn't miss this for the world, I love running on the road but you can't beat the atmosphere in the team.
The World's Most Beautiful Places to Do Yoga
The Huffington Post - 3/29/2015 1:59:32 AM
one of the country's most beautiful beaches that's surrounded by big green trees, steep rocks and a laid-back beach town, and Jerricoacoara, Brazil, which she describes as a coastal town with five sand roads that all lead to the main beach. "On the left ...
Islamic fighters led by Al Qaeda seize major Syrian city
FOX News - 3/28/2015 11:07:44 PM
Its capture by the Nusra Front underscores the growing power of extremist groups in Syria who now control about half the country. Opposition fighters ... control is an "important victory on the road to the full liberation of Syrian soil from the Assad ...
Driverless Cars to boost economy by £51b, will help to reduce road accidents: report
customstoday.com.pk - 3/29/2015 12:33:38 AM
and help to reduce serious road traffic accidents by more than 25,000 a year by 2030, says a report carried out by auditor KPMG. Last month, the UK became the first country in the world to launch government-funded trials of driverless technology ...
Bay Area Lights Go Out As World Observes Earth Hour
Sanfrancisco cbslocal - 3/28/2015 5:52:47 PM
The annual global event is observed around the world to raise awareness about climate change ... She said they also conserve by using reclaimed water for landscaping and to wash the roadway. Ghirardelli Square hosts a free event called #GoDark, so people ...
In the hills of Sri Lanka’s tea country
The Bulletin - 3/29/2015 7:00:11 AM
(Sri Lanka’s roads are invariably two lane but well-paved and safe ... past Castlereagh Lake and into the heart of tea plantation country, a world of verdant staircases occupied by laborers with heavy bags across their shoulders. When I stepped out ...
Real World Economics: On Asia bank, heed 'Gambler' wisdom
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 3/29/2015 5:05:39 AM
Our country opposes ... individual nation's World War I bonds because they would be the joint liability of all member nations and not just one. Initially, most loans were for infrastructure such as power plants, port facilities, roads and bridges, dams ...
World Cup Final: Melbourne Cricket Ground Turns Into a Sea of Yellow and Black
NDTV - 3/29/2015 2:42:29 AM
Melbourne: One of the world's greatest sporting cities was gripped by cricket fever on Sunday as co-hosts Australia and New Zealand faced off in the World Cup final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. (Blog | Scorecard) All roads led to the iconic stadium ...
Portland Press Herald - 3/29/2015 7:57:27 AM
The Civil Defense agency said the 15,800-gallon tanker crashed on the road between Villahermosa and Coatzacoalcos ... including the failure of two recent offensives in the north and the south of the country. The official Syrian news agency SANA indirectly ...
On the road to Miss South Carolina
Rock Hill Herald - 3/29/2015 9:23:21 AM
Some newcomers introduce themselves compulsively, looking hungry to absorb every aspect of this new world. Others cautiously stick close ... some of the largest state competition groups in the country. DuBose, Manley and Divina didn’t have much time ...
China to accommodate India in Silk Road plan
Times of India - 3/29/2015 12:55:07 AM
The change in China's stance comes after the country's official media suggested that the Silk Road programme be merged with the `Mausam' programme announced by PM Narendra Modi. Sources said India has made it clear it wants to go ahead with its own plans ...
WB to construct 330 new disaster shelters by 2017
The Daily Star - 3/28/2015 7:18:41 PM
The World Bank will construct at least 330 new cyclone shelters ... repairing existing shelters and building shelter access roads in cyclone-prone areas. The LGED official said the project has provided agricultural support to farmers through the provision ...
Because Christ Came to Occupy and Reclaim the World
Patheos - 3/29/2015 5:01:29 PM
By the time everyone found out about this latest, greatest, one-way road to wealth, it all came crashing down ... And would you believe they have branches open all over the world, in practically every country? They were global before global was, you ...