Pakistani police seeks to recruit more women

Country's most volatile province battles with conservative values to involve growing female population in policing.

    Police chiefs in one of the most volatile provinces in Pakistan are trying to double the number of female recruits.

    Conservative social values and the dangers of the job keep many women away.

    Al Jazeera's Imtiaz Tyab reports from Abbottabad.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    Why America's Russia hysteria is dangerous

    Why America's Russia hysteria is dangerous

    The US exaggerating and obsessing about foreign threats seems quite similar to what is happening in Russia.

    Heron Gate mass eviction: 'We never expected this in Canada'

    Hundreds face mass eviction in Canada's capital

    About 150 homes in one of Ottawa's most diverse and affordable communities are expected to be torn down in coming months