|Rank||Country||Telephones - main lines in use|
|59||United Arab Emirates||1,967,000|
|81||Bosnia and Herzegovina||878,000|
|118||Trinidad and Tobago||287,000|
|139||Papua New Guinea||139,000|
|160||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||58,200|
|173||Antigua and Barbuda||35,000|
|185||Saint Kitts and Nevis||20,000|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||19,400|
|195||Congo, Republic of the||14,900|
|198||British Virgin Islands||12,268|
|201||Micronesia, Federated States of||8,400|
|203||Sao Tome and Principe||8,000|
|208||Central African Republic||5,600|
|210||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||4,800|
|217||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||1,980|
Definition: This entry gives the total number of main telephone lines in use.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Telephones - main lines in use map
Men in Third World calling phone numbers at random in search of love
American Thinker - 3/23/2017 4:32:01 PM
Technology has certainly changed the Third World. In countries ... for the price of the phone number of one beautiful one. Does that imply that only one out of ten women in India is pretty, or just that pretty women in India don't use cell phones?
Agnes Irwin senior Sydney Cohn is Main Line Student of the Week
Main Line Media News - 3/28/2017 12:41:12 AM
She traveled to Antarctica with her family for five days in 2013, and has been to every contient in the world. She is heavily involved in ... (To be selected as Main Line Student of the Week, a student must first be nominated by his or her school.)
Panic spreads in Iraq, Syria as record numbers of civilians are reported killed in U.S. strikes
Washington Post - 3/28/2017 3:57:28 PM
The escalation comes as local ground forces backed by air support from a U.S.-led coalition close in on the Islamic State’s two main urban bastions — Raqqa in Syria and Mosul in Iraq. In front-line neighborhoods ... who frequently use civilians as ...
U.N. may use other Yemen ports to ensure food pipeline, avert famine
Reuters - 3/28/2017 4:08:48 AM
which is the main port for us to supply humanitarian and commercial goods in to the country," McGoldrick told a Geneva news briefing, speaking by telephone from Sana'a. "However, because we find there is a possibility of the attack on the Hodeida area ...
‘This is pretty major’: U.S. attack helicopters ferry allied fighters to front lines in Syria for the first time
National Post - 3/23/2017 9:51:10 AM
The United States is deepening its involvement in the war against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant after an unprecedented American airlift of Arab and Kurdish fighters to the front lines ... use of U.S. attack helicopters and artillery in the country.
Devices Banned on Flights From 10 Countries Over ISIS Fears
New York Times - 3/21/2017 10:32:19 PM
In all, airports in 10 countries ... what type of searches they undergo in security lines. An earlier version of this article misidentified an airport subject to the new policy that is one of 15 in the world that employs the Homeland Security preclearance ...
Israeli Police Arrest Suspect in Bomb Threats Made Against American Jewish Centers
NBC News - 3/23/2017 6:23:34 AM
He was arrested on suspicion of making security-related threats and publishing false reports causing panic in Jewish communities in countries around the world, said Israel ... "He didn't use regular phone lines. He used different computer systems so ...
U.S. combat airlift marks deepening involvement in Syria
Hutchinson News - 3/23/2017 9:22:32 AM
WASHINGTON - The United States is deepening its involvement in the war against the Islamic State group after an unprecedented American airlift of Arab and Kurdish fighters to the front lines ... use of U.S. attack helicopters and artillery in the country.
'Phone romeos' and wrong numbers
Deccan Herald - 3/23/2017 8:21:05 PM
Intentionally dialling wrong numbers is a labour-intensive way to find a girlfriend, But it is increasingly common in a range of countries. call of love: Police call centre staff take phone calls in Lucknow, UP. As mobile phone use grows, more young men ...
He has a job: diving for dead bodies. But his family still lives in poverty
Los Angeles Times - 3/21/2017 11:58:13 PM
In a remote north Indian village, Ashu Malik’s name and phone number are written in big red letters ... Built more than 60 years ago, the Bhakra Main Line canal, which runs through four states in northern India, is a tranquil sight that is often tainted ...
'Everything we built for 20 years, gone in a blink' – life in the ruins of Aleppo
The Guardian - 3/28/2017 7:10:44 PM
Some moved to the west early on, or elsewhere in Syria, or left the country ... can find their mobile phones in the middle of the night, when generators are off. Qudsi proudly tells passersby that he is the maker of the world’s largest paperclip ...
How CNN accumulated 4.7 million followers on Japanese messaging app Line
Digiday - 3/21/2017 4:20:05 PM
“And the countries in Asia where Line ... phones, and in many of the Asian countries, there is such huge appetite for video, they prefer that to text, so that’s what we’re focusing on.” The team has also been coming to grips with how best to use ...
Carson High School Robotics Team advances to FIRST World Championship
Carson Now - 3/28/2017 11:25:27 AM
Team Captain, the Carson High School robotics team representing Carson City, has been invited to the prestigious FIRST World ... line break in the 2900 block of Oakridge Drive, according to dispatch. Like many of you, I have a weather app on my phone.
Seven ways mobile phones have changed lives in Africa
CNN - 9/13/2012 3:54:04 PM
Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)-- A little over a decade ago there were about 100,000 phone lines ... of the country's GDP. In Kenya, Sudan and Gabon half or more of adults used mobile money, according to a survey by the Gates Foundation and the World Bank.
The cracking of corporate solidarity in the nationalist era
akinokure.blogspot.com - 3/28/2017 10:31:10 PM
On their side of the battle lines, though, they circle the wagons for each other ... which like NAFTA would benefit the industries that off-shore their labor into the cheap third-world countries and pocket the savings in massive profits.