Myths

  • No, Mars isn't emitting those 'cosmo rays' 12-12-2012 06:23 AM

    New Delhi: Social media is the playground of hoaxes and many of these just refuse to fade away. The 'cosmo rays from Mars' rumour (and also its rebuttal) has been doing the rounds for long and has again reappeared with renewed gusto on our timelines. The hoax message with information...
  • Know Your Onions 12-02-2011 12:29 PM

    Rising prices are threatening to put onions in the realm of the exotic; but the myths about them, and their medicinal benefits, have given them a place in the sun 1. The onion is probably one of the oldest vegetables that man consumed and has been traced back to about...
  • Five must-know solar eclipse mythbusters 03-01-2011 01:50 PM

    New Delhi: Of all the purges known to mankind, solar eclipses rank high in popular superstition as the perpetrators of all things evil. Four solar and two total moon eclipses will be observed in different parts of the world, including in India, in 2011. The first solar eclipse, that will...
  • Facts and myths on allergies 01-11-2010 01:37 PM

    People believe in several myths on allergies. It is time to sort out the facts from the myths. ...
  • Let's fight swine flu: Myths vs facts 14-08-2009 03:31 AM

    Experts debunk the myths from your doubts over alternative treatments. ...
  • 7 medical myths busted, use your brains 22-12-2007 01:18 PM

    Pakistan silenced a packed Premadasa venue with an impressive victory by 11 runs against Sri Lanka. ...
  • Hyperthyroidism: Busting myths 10-08-2007 03:51 PM

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  • Some facts about blood donation 14-06-2007 11:45 AM

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  • CNN-IBN Special: The 70 mm myth 02-05-2007 01:27 AM

    On Labour Day, here is a tribute to the faceless Bollywood extras in CNN-IBN's special, The 70 mm myth. ...
  • Wake up to a celestial treat tomorrow 18-03-2007 06:48 PM

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  • Learning disabilities: busting myths 23-02-2007 11:19 AM

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  • Understand autism: Myths & facts 23-10-2006 08:41 AM

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