2975 fatwas

  • Allowing Wine in BYO Restaurants Date: 15-1-2020

    Assalamualikum warahmatullahi wa barakatuhu.Is a halal restaurant allowed to have BYO ('Bring your own bottle', i.e. bringing alcoholic bottles along to be served at a restaurant)? Why or why not? Is the earnings will be halal ? .. More

  • Using Credit Cards Without Paying Interest Date: 25-12-2019

    Assalmualikum . My name is Muntasir rahman . I am doing export business In Bangladesh.So I have to travel. Also in local town I cannot carry cash all time. I use Credit cards . I am paying , In Sha Allah , the credit card payment within the due date – so that Interest is not coming . About the yearly service charges , I got weaver cause I bought.. More

  • Selling Clothes Tried by other Customers Date: 17-12-2019

    Assalamu'alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh Dear Schollar(s), I am currently joining Business with a Clothing merchant. The Merchant (Said Merchant A) do not have any policy regarding their selling except that the return policy which is max 7 day after receiving the ordered product. It is common that when buyers get the ordered product and the product.. More

  • In Need and Wants To Borrow from A Commercial Bank Date: 15-12-2019

    My family is in dire need of money to pay for schools and rent and essential things that dont involve food and clothing, i have tried to get a loan from islamic financing firms but had no luck at all. In the end my bank agreed to give me the loan i need to fulfill these pending issues, but one problem is that my bank is a commercial bank and not an.. More

  • Government Employee Wants to Avail of Medical Insurance Date: 5-12-2019

    Assalaamoalaikum I have problem of mild fecal incontinence that is even after washing too much i still see stains on tissue and my clothes. I also have OCD for impurity. I am a government employee and have medical insurance and want to pursue surgery for incontinence. Please reply my following queries: 1. If surgeon feels surgery is not necessary,.. More

  • Selling Trees To Non-Muslims Date: 5-12-2019

    Can i sell trees used for timber abd electricity poles in my country to non muslims? In case of timber it's used in building houses and the poles for electricity will i be held accountable for what the sins they commit in their houses or the electricity they receive through the poles. .. More

  • Working In An Institution Whose Income Has Haraam Date: 1-12-2019

    Assalamo alaykom, Kindly I need clarification about following, I got job offer in one financial institution that have mix income money of halal and haram (Ribaa). I don’t know much about the percentage of haram compared to halal in total institution wealth. Given that I already have job but not satisfying my financial required needs, please advise.. More

  • Taking Government Subsidy To Start A Business Date: 25-11-2019

    Asak wrwb.i wanted to start a business but i have little money. Govt. Gives subsidy for staring new business.is it permissible to take subsidy from govt. With govt.subsidy and little of my money i can start business.is it allows in islam.please clarify me.jazakallah khair. .. More

  • Used a Credit Card Then Repented Date: 25-11-2019

    As salamu alaykum. I foolishly used a interest free card. There is 9 months to go before interest sets in. I know this was haram and I repented sincerely because I don’t to be at war with Allaah swt. I have a serious health issue that is why I fell into using this card because no one else would loan me money. I deeply regret this sin and other.. More

  • Depositing Money in The Bank To Participate in Draw for Prizes Date: 24-11-2019

    Is The Shari’ah compliant bank offering weekly/monthly draw halal or Haram? They say that "Prizes granted are from the bank funds and not from depositors’ funds.The bank Fatwa and Shari’ah board has approved the prizes program for the investment accounts".????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? .. More

  • Raised By a Christian Mother From a Muslim Father; Does he Inherit? Date: 24-11-2019

    Salam, can a son who was raised by his Christian mother from a former marriage inherit from his Muslim dad when he dies? .. More

  • Lying To Evade Paying V.A.T Date: 24-11-2019

    salam. pls reply early. is it allowed to lie and understate sales to avoid paying vat? vat is not like other taxes. the government requires businesses to collect a certain percentage of the sales price of the goods from customers. this raises the price of the good and the business falls behind in competition as he cannot raise his profit by going beyond.. More

  • Bank Sold His Debt Date: 18-11-2019

    Salamu alaykum He took a haram loan from the bank. The bank suggested he take income insurance to cover his loan if he lost his job. He paid for the insurance to cover it. He lost his job and couldn’t repay. But the bank didnt cover him via insurance as agreed. Many banks in his country were fined by the govt for this insurance matter because of.. More

  • Can Heirs Avail of Ill-gotten Money Date: 31-10-2019

    Assalamualikum, the wealth acquired through prostitution, selling of intoxicants is haram. With regards to this wealth I have a few questions. Is this wealth inheritable? If the owner of this wealth decides to give this wealth to someone, so can he/she keep it? If a trader knows all his wealth comes from the said means, so can the trader sell him goods... More

  • Impermissible to Use Someone's Place without Permission Date: 29-10-2019

    Do i need permission to sell something in a place that is owned by someone (either public or private place) even though i dont see/know any rule in that place that prohibites someone doing transactions there?. .. More