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  • Forged a Sick Leave Certificate Date: 31-12-2018

    If a person has lied that he is sick and forged a document to support the lie now wants to repent, what can he do? As he cannot confess to this lie as it will bring very bad reprocusions towards him as it may involve police etc. He also feels guilty every day and is constantly thinking of it, how can he achieve peace. Would it be possible for him to.. More

  • Helped Classmates Cheat in High School Date: 16-12-2018

    Hello I have a question that has been troubling me for some time. In high school I have gotten good grades and I believe( Insha Allah) that I may be able to get into a good college. However, during my time in high school I have cheated before. What I mean by cheating is that I have given the answers to people when I was not supposed to. This didn’t.. More

  • Forged Medical Certificate to Join University Date: 18-10-2018

    Asslamualaikum,Recently I am admitted to a government university. The basis of selection is marks in undergraduation, entry test and interview which I passed easily.For document submission there was a medical certificate signed by the candidate (in the presence of doctor) and doctor. Here mostly this type of certificate is signed by a doctor having.. More

  • Lied When Applying for a Student Visa Date: 8-10-2018

    I applied for a student visa to go to a foreign country. When applying I submitted a 3 month training that I didn’t get, I did this without knowledge of any future consequences. Now I know this is a lie. After getting my visa I went to the foreign country and attended school and paid for it with my own money. After months I met a lady and we got married.. More

  • Mediating to Hire Someone and Leaking Exam Papers Date: 8-10-2018

    Assalamualaikum,I am Raisa. I am doing M.Sc engineering in computer science. I want to have halal earning. But I am confused about something. One of my friends works in a university as lecturer. He told me that his university has given circular for new teacher. He told me to apply. I have applied for this job. They will take a written test and then.. More

  • Changing Copyrighted Bookmark Designs and Reselling Them Date: 8-10-2018

    Assalamu alaikom, I bought some designs for uncolored bookmarks that I am free to print any number of copies of and use personally, as long as i dont resell those printed copies for profit. However, if i color and decorate those copies, meaning that i would change those designs with my own effort and ideas, can I sell them and charge money for the effort.. More

  • Sinful for Forging Certificates but Your Work with Them Is Permissible Date: 7-10-2018

    Sir, my graduate admission requirements were to have DTE certified with experience. It was also said that the previous result and experience will be considered for selecting the students. I had good results but had no experience. So, I made a false experience certificate and got the admission. After that, I successfully completed my BscTE degree from.. More

  • Used Many E-Mail Addresses to Ask Questions Date: 7-10-2018

    1)while fasting in Ramadan, 2018 I sent several questionss using several email accounts in a fatwa websites though it was told in the website not to do. cause I need to know the answers of my increasing questions so I had to do that. does it affect my fast as I broke rule? 2)I even sent questions from my brother's account & mention his name as account.. More

  • Hardships Caused by His Brother Cause Him to Lie Date: 9-9-2018

    Scholars, I have an issue with lying. To my brother, I find myself lying to him over little things such as whether or not I have ironed my clothes or combed my hair. I do this as he has tendency to tease and berate me in an aggressive manner. Recently, i lied about finishing my quran reading for a day and I am feeling immense guilt over it and about.. More

  • Lying on the Job Application Date: 19-7-2018

    Hello sheik, if someone lied on their job application about drug use , would your income be haram? .. More

  • Lying to Avoid Military Service Date: 19-3-2018

    aslamualeykum,as the case mentioned in fatwa number 326500 mandatory military service for women in non-muslim country what is the ruling in making fake marriage contract(making marriage contract with the intention of divorcing and not leaving as wife and husband)so as to get rid of mandatory military service or national service which has a lot of ruling.. More

  • Resorting to fraud to receive government benefits Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. My family is involved in benefit fraud. When I decided to move back in, my mum told me not to inform the council as this would reduce her benefits, so my uncle registered me on my grandad's address. I found work within a fortnight,but I was greedy for money, so I justified the lies. I recently quit my job, as it was haram. I am repenting.. More

  • Getting marks for test without taking it Date: 3-1-2018

    Yesterday, I went to do the examination of microbiology. Our respected teacher asked questions to all of the students except for me. Am I accountable for this? I was trying to keep away from his sight by hiding behind students, but he passed my exam by giving me 7 out of 10. Is l this considered cheating? Will this make my earning haram? .. More

  • Accessing online courses in indirect ways Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. There are many websites online that provide paid educational courses on programming, graphic designing, etc. There may be some ways to access/download them, and I want to know if these are allowed: 1. If one pays and enrolls in a course which was meant for individual use only, can he share his account details or the files with.. More

  • Falsifying date to avoid paying penalty Date: 3-1-2018

    Nearly 15 years ago, a person rented a house from a company, and the agreement was to give four weeks notice before leaving, and otherwise they would have to pay one month's rent. When he was going to leave the rented house, he planned to give four weeks notice, but he became busy and could only send notice two weeks before leaving, but on the notice,.. More