3014 fatwas

  • Writes in Reports that He Accomplished Tasks which He Did Not Date: 13-4-2021

    I work for the Somalian government throught UNOPS (United Nations Office for Project Services), they pay me every month, but actually there's no job assignments, i just sit in the office until I leave, every month I lie that I did some work in my monthly report, am I guilty or is my supervisor guilty, should the government inform UNOPS that there is.. More

  • Heirs May Be Forced to Sell the House Date: 30-3-2021

    My grandfather died in 2011. He had no sons but 3 daughters, 4 brothers, and 3 sisters. Problem here is related to inheritance land. Even if all other property gets distributed, what about the land of house in which her wife is living. Heirs are now demanding division of home too, torturing my grandmother to just give up. Shouldn't my grandmother live.. More

  • Can’t Find Cooperative Insurance in Hong Kong Date: 30-3-2021

    Assalam alaikum,I live in Hong Kong. I read that conventional insurance is haram but cooperative insurance is permissible. In Hong Kong, there is no 100% cooperative insurance company but there is an insurance company that is 100% owned by a cooperative insurance company overseas. Would this be permissible to use?I have a wife and two children and if.. More

  • Purchased a House with Bribe Date: 3-3-2021

    Assalam o Alaikum,I have bought a home in delhi in 2014, during the payment i used the fund which i have received through bribe or rishwat.(i have taken money from some people for using their material in my office).Now my inner voice doesn't allow me to stay in that home which i bought through bribe money and now i am also in very heavy debt.i want.. More

  • Paying Expiation for a Broken Oath on Behalf of a Deceased Person Date: 3-3-2021

    If someone dies while intending to expiate for a broken oath or makeup their fasting, but no one knows about it and they don’t offer them in the dead persons behalf, will the dead person be forgiven for it? .. More

  • Their Deceased Father Favored His Sons Over His Daughters When Gifting Them Date: 23-1-2021

    Salam. I am Sehrish from Pakistan. My father died in 2016. We are 4 daughters and 2 brothers. During his last years my father gave all his property (plots, houses, agricultural lands) to 2 sons, in his will, using some legal rule " Khidmat Hibba". Our father was well and healthy till his death and had two pensions and was not burden on my brothers at.. More

  • Wealth Earned by the Deceased Through Selling Alcohol Is Unlawful for the Heirs Date: 2-12-2020

    Salam aleikum.A family lives in house wich was inherited from their relative and when he died, he was not praying and the source of his sustenance was illicit(sale of alcohol). The family decides to sell their house, can they accept these money? Are the money halal or haram? .. More

  • Driving Bike to School without License Does Not Have Any Effect on One's Degree or Job Date: 28-11-2020

    A student who is underage for getting driving licence goes to school by driving bike then he does a job and he got a job because of his study and will his income become halal or haram because he goes to study by driving a bike and it was illegal for him to drive underage as he broke traffic rules , he studied by going through breaking traffic rules.. More

  • Claiming Tax Return When the Income Is Mixed Between Lawful and Unlawful Date: 26-11-2020

    I was asked to clarify this question in a new question so inshaAllah this is more understandable.In my country, they pay back some tax money once a year based on your income I believe. Some people get paid a certain amount and others have to pay a certain amount. We call this "Tax return". If suppose that the income that the tax return was based on.. More

  • Selling Watercolor Papers and Paints and Advertising for Them Date: 23-11-2020

    I made some watercolor papers and paints and I do advertisement for a shop which sells similar items and stationaries.Now my question is if someone buys this items from me or if someone buys these from the shop after seeing my ads and uses the items for Haram kinds of arts,paintings or writings will I be sinful and my money will be haram for that? The.. More

  • A Percentage of Procurement Value Is Given to Government Procurement Officers as a Bribe Date: 19-11-2020

    Assalamu Alaikum Warahamathullahi WabarakathuhuI am Abdul Careem, from Sri Lanka. I have started a business newly to supply materials to government departments. In Sri Lanka, there is an unwritten law that a 10% to 15% of procurement value is given to government procurement officers as a bribe. This is commonly happening. Without giving this bribe can.. More

  • Permissible to Sell Cakes for Weddings and Permissible Parties Date: 5-11-2020

    Assalamu Alaikum warahmatullla. Please I want to start a dessert and Smallchops business Please what's the ruling about business in Islam The Do's and Dont's of business in Islam,how to and what to do when starting relationship with customers, profits, etc. I also heard from some sheikhs that doing birthdays,Bridal Showers, Wedding Parties is not.. More

  • Asking for Money to Make An Open Source Software Program Date: 28-10-2020

    What is the ruling on making an open source(term used in technology world) product(software/hardware), but the money for the development of the product is from asking donations from peoples.Because its open source, people can benefit from it(the product) freely with some rules(if there is), so is this kind of asking included in prohibited asking?. .. More

  • No Harm in Spending the Interest on Poor and Needy Relatives and the Indebted amongst Them Date: 20-10-2020

    can I give the money that I earned from bank interest to my relative who has a burden of loan? .. More

  • Posting Videos that Might Be Pirated Date: 13-10-2020

    I'm not sure if this question exists here but is it allowed to stream content that is provided by a third party? Meaning the third party only seems to show the video that might have been downloaded illegally or maybe this is considered supporting the sin .. More