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
Forty Dead Dogs Found Dumped by River in Japan
NDTV - 11/1/2014 5:23:42 AM
Tokyo, Japan: Japanese police have launched a criminal investigation after the bodies of around 40 dogs were found dumped by a river in the east of the country, officials said Saturday. A passer-by reported finding the dogs, most of which were small breeds ...
The World of John Boorman: The Land and the King are One
Indie Wire Film Blog - 10/31/2014 6:03:39 PM
Boorman rails against the semi, against Le Corbusier, against the world of the displaced “Commuter ... And again, The River plays a supporting role. The final shot of "King and Country" is of young Rohan making his first experiments with a camera ...
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.
Margarine Truck Driver In Hutchinson River Parkway Crash Ticketed
CBS New York - 10/31/2014 9:28:16 AM
CBS 2CBS 2 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Latest Videos Eye On New York Dining Deals Tony’s Table Links [...] WFANAs the world’s first 24-hour all-sports ...
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 ...
Foundation laid for world's tallest statue in Gujarat
Webindia 123 - 10/31/2014 11:54:25 PM
Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Friday laid the foundation of world's tallest statue "Statue of Unity" of freedom fighter and leader Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel near River Narmada marking ... in honour of one of the country's founding fathers.
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 ...
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 ...
Two Rivers business propelled by diverse product line
Sheboygan Press - 10/30/2014 10:36:51 PM
Their stainless steel boat propellers can be found on inland river boats pushing goods up and down waterways ... This is not the low-cost country in the world for making things, and it's not going to be, so you have to have an advantage in term of what ...
Myanmar’s story, told by one crumbling building
Washington Post - 10/29/2014 6:24:31 AM
bringing in the breeze from the Yangon River. The building whispers of a past. Of 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.
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 ...
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 ...
Change Her World educates girls in Africa
yorktonnews.com - 10/31/2014 3:51:49 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.”
World of Tanks Adds French Tech Tree for Xbox 360 Gamers
hawtwired.com - 10/31/2014 1:31:39 PM
Wargaming announced the addition of the Vive La France content update for its free-to-play* console multiplayer game, World of Tanks ... Vive La France pays tribute to the country’s contribution with the addition of 28 all-new vehicles into the game ...
World champions lead Obudu list
Punch - 10/30/2014 9:53:54 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 ...