Articles by Martha Irvine

Pupils Outsource Tutoring to India

  • 20 October 05
  • The Associated Press
A few stars are still twinkling in the inky pre-dawn sky when Koyampurath Namitha arrives for work in a quiet suburb of this south Indian city.

Slaying Sparks Fears of Backlash

  • 19 September 01
  • The Associated Press
An announcement that an Arizona man was gunned down because he was dark-skinned and wore a turban heightened the fears of Americans of Middle Eastern descent.

Once the Last Word on Cool, Levi's Snubbed by U.S. Youth

Gilroy Gala Glorifies Garlic Goodness

Drug Hero Not All She's Cracked Up to Be