Posts Tagged ‘costs’

Mussoorie Bypass Tunnel is Expensive, but Its Ecological Costs Will Be Even Higher

Many people cherish memories of visiting Mussoorie ( located near Dehradun, capital of Uttarakhand ), even called the Queen of Hill Stations in India. The famous hill resort houses the L.B.S. IAS Academy where the country’s future top civil servants are trained. The Mussorie hills divide the Ganga and Yamuna river systems which have their […]

Report: Taxpayers Will Foot the Bill for Andrew Cuomo’s Mounting Legal Costs over Investigations

The taxpayer will pay for the $2.5 millions in contracts Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s (D) office has with lawyers representing him during the ongoing federal investigation over his administration’s handling of the Chinese coronavirus data in nursing homes and his alleged abuse of power in sexually harassment allegations, according to a report. The Associated Press reported Cuomo said Wednesday […]

The British Costs of the War in Afghanistan

On April 29, the US and NATO countries began withdrawing troops from Afghanistan, ending a military campaign that had lasted nearly 20 years. The US and Britain began and led a military operation “Enduring Freedom” against the Taliban after the organized by al-Qaeda (banned in Russia) terrorist attacks in the United States on September 11, […]

Woke to Broke: Moving All-Star Game Costs Atlanta Tens of Millions in Revenue

Major League Baseball announced this year’s All-Star Game would be relocated out of Atlanta, Georgia, costing the city as much as $190 million in revenue, according to official estimates. Bill Volckmann, Finance Director for Cobb County, appraised the All-Star Game’s economic impact to fall somewhere between $37 million and $190 million in his 213-page agenda packet. […]

Meghan Markle seeks $2.1 Million In Costs After Court Privacy Win

LONDON (Reuters) – Meghan, Britain’s Duchess of Sussex, is seeking 1.5 million pounds ($2.1 million) in legal costs after she won a privacy claim against the Mail on Sunday which had printed extracts of a letter she wrote to her father. Last month, a judge at London’s High Court ruled the tabloid had breached her […]

DeRegulated “Little Enrons” Delivered Electricity to Texans at Costs of Up to $17,000!

6h  · Perseverance Showed That Nuclear Engine Is Best for Space MissionsFeb. 22 (EIRNS)—NASA’s Perseverance rover which touched down on Mars on Feb. 18, some 203 days after its launch from Cape Canaveral, is powered by a kind of space nuclear power system, the Multi-Mission Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator (MMRTG), which was developed in partnership with the U.S. […]

The costs of grappling with state liberalism

[1]. It’s been more than a century since a chain of tensions and shocks hit the Iranian society as a result of imposed presence of “western modernity” in Iran. This trend started from mid Qajar era on, and as time went by, modernity became more and more serious and fundamental within the structure of the […]

The True Costs of Zombie Companies and Easy Money

Recent data published by Yardeni Research Inc., Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the Institute of International Finance (IIF), and in the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Economic Data (FRED) database offers an insight into the true extent of central banking practices before and during the covid-19 pandemic. The wide-ranging implications of this can be seen through […]

Airline Will Pay Medical & Funeral Costs To Get People Flying Again In COVID-19 World

At a moment the trade union for the airline industry, International Air Transport Association (IATA), has issued a dire prediction laying out that it doesn’t expect air travel to recover to pre-pandemic levels until at least after 2024, one major foreign carrier is rolling out with an unexpected, deeply unorthodox policy to gem up business […]

Imperialist Economic War Costs US Almost $200 Billion

Above photo: Venezuela Defend the Homeland, Indestructible, from Peoples World. Quantifying each and every one of the effects of the war that imperialism has declared on the Venezuelan people is impossible. The attacks that Venezuelans have experienced since 1999 have not only been economic, they have also been psychological. There is no way to measure the […]

Exorbitant Costs with Electric Vehicles Include Upgrading Homeowners’ Electricity for 12 Hour Charging

By B.N. Frank Electric Vehicles (EV) are being promoted as cool and socially responsible despite the fact that some models have already caught fire and required environmentally UNfriendly methods for dealing with that. Another issue with them – the very high cost associated with safely owning and operating them. From Transportxtra: Mass EV charging: is […]

“New Cobalt-Free Lithium-Ion Battery Reduces Costs Without Sacrificing Performance”

“New Cobalt-Free Lithium-Ion Battery Reduces Costs Without Sacrificing Performance” July 19th, 2020 Cobalt is the ugliest part of high performance lithium ion batteries, and the most difficult to eliminate. This research out of University of Texas might be good news. Via: UT News: For decades, researchers have looked for ways to eliminate cobalt from the […]


Caffeine and aspirin have a great variety of protective effects for the body. GOOD FACT: An Australian study of Reye syndrome cases found that six times as many of them had been using acetaminophen as had used aspirin (1987). BAD FACT 1950s and 1960s: Little was said about the possibility of stomach ulceration from aspirin. […]

Blowback: The Costs of War Continue to Soar in the Trump Era

As I was putting the finishing touches on my new book, the Costs of War Project at Brown University’s Watson Institute published an estimate of the taxpayer dollars that will have gone into America’s war on terror from September 12, 2001, through fiscal year 2018. That figure: a cool $5.6 trillion (including the future costs of caring […]

Vaccine-Induced Autism Costs Will Reach $1 Trillion By 2025, Study Suggests

Scientists at the University of California say that the total cost of caring for vaccine-damaged children who have autism will skyrocket to $1 trillion within the next decade.  Their study, published Tuesday in the  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorder, warns that autism rates in the United States are soaring beyond anybody’s control. reports: “The […]

This Pocket-Friendly Machine Signs Your Name for You, Costs $365,000

Whether you’re a celebrity or a famous author who spends a lot of time giving autographs, or just a busy businessman who doesn’t have time to sign mountains of documents, you can now spend $365,000 on a state of the art Signing Machine, and it’ll do it for you. I bet you didn’t even know portable […]

Russia Vows To Protect Syria Against U.S. Airstrikes – At All Costs

Russia has vowed to protect Syria against imminent US airstrikes, warning that US missiles would be shot down and launch sites targeted by the Russian military. As diplomatic relations between Moscow and Washington deteriorate to dangerous levels, Russian Ambassador Alexander Zasypkin warned that military action against Syria would not be tolerated. reports: The United States […]

15 Years After the Iraq Invasion, What Are the Costs?

March 23rd, 2018 By Stephanie Savell Via U.S. Has Spent $32 Million Per Hour on War Since 2001 This March marked the 15th anniversary of the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq. In 2003, President George W. Bush and his advisers based their case for war on the idea that Saddam Hussein, then dictator of Iraq, possessed weapons of mass […]

Iran warns US of high costs of relocating embassy to Al-Quds

FNA- Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani warned Washington that it should pay a high price to implement its decision to relocate embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem al-Quds. “None of the Muslim states have accepted the decision made for the holy Quds and they have all humiliated the decision and it is not clear if […]

Obesity epidemic driving up healthcare costs across America

(Natural News) A report from NewsWise reveals that while the obesity epidemic in America remains a problem, there is little to no data concerning its economic impact on each state. However, recent research spearheaded by John Cawley, a professor of policy analysis and management at Cornell University, offers a closer look at how the different states are influenced […]

Drug free antimicrobial technology that would save $billions in health care costs.

The United States and Canadian governments have murdered the people they were elected to represent by willfully, deliberately and maliciously inflicting them with cancer, disease, viruses and/or bacteria or by inducing a heart attack? If cancer and infectious diseases in animals can be induced, at will, at thousands of medical research labs around the […]

WAR COSTS JOBS: Ivy League Study Finds U.S. Domestic, Not Military Spending Creates More Jobs

21st Century Wire says… War: What is it good for? We know it causes untold destruction and human despair around the world daily – by those who peddle it and carry it out from the highest ranks of government to their mainstream media cheerleaders. A recent study, conducted by Brown University’s Watson Institute for International […]

Rare paralysis treatment drug that used to be free now costs over $100,000 a year, thanks to Big Pharma price gouging

(Natural News) A lot of drugs have been on the market for quite a long time. Created decades back, some of these have fluctuated over the course of their existence with patients not having any trouble adjusting to the changes, except in certain cases. One such case is a drug now called Keveyis. The drug was […]

Iran expects JCPOA dividends for high costs incurred: Larijani

Press TV- Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani says Iran expects to benefit from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) for which it has paid high costs or it would rethink dealing with the 2015 nuclear accord.  Iran is on the lookout for the ramifications of US President Donald Trump’s bellicose speech on Friday, in which he refused to […]

Relaxing behind the wheel will save you money: Research shows the true costs of aggressive driving

(Natural News) Recent research shows that relaxed drivers save more money and fuel than aggressive drivers. In order to measure the impact speeding and slamming on brakes on fuel economy and consumption, the researchers at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) reviewed other past studies, created a new vehicle energy model, and tested it on […]

Flight ban imposed by Baghdad costs Kurdish airport USD60.000 daily

nsnbc : The international flight ban imposed by the federal government of Iraq on airports in the Kurdistan Autonomous Region (KAR) has caused  the al-Sulaymaniyah Airport […]

The Big Picture – The Costs of Not Acting on Climate Change

The Big Picture – The Costs of Not Acting on Climate Change By The Big On tonights Big Picture, Thom talks to the economist Richard Wolff about the decline of Union movement in America. Later, Thom sits with Brian Pruitt, a contributor to Redstate, and political commentator Doug Christian to talk about the end […]

Top 12 GMO-promoting information sources to AVOID at all costs

(Natural News) One of the worst things that can happen to you in life is when you are educated improperly. Learning false information, propaganda and distorted facts leads to bad decisions and a thought “infrastructure” that takes twice the amount of work to deconstruct and rebuild properly. The concept and scientific craft of genetically modifying […]

Are 5G Costs Too High To Overlook?

By Catherine J. Frompovich What would you say and/or do if you really knew the facts about what your cell and iPhones, plus all ‘smart’ technologies, are doing to compromise the environment and, ultimately, destroy your very own health and that of your children?  No scare tactics here, just plain talk no one […]

‘At all costs’: South Korean leader vows to prevent war with North

“I will prevent war at all cost,” President Moon Jae-in said, as cited by AFP. “I want all South Koreans to believe with confidence that there will be no war.”  Seoul can use its right to a veto on any US military action on the peninsula, the South Korean leader said. North Korea says 3.5mn […]

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