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  • Ruling on electronic saving committees or group contributions

    In Pakistan, there is a tradition of participating in savings committees or group contributions. Taking this tradition into the digital realm, an app called Oraan has introduced the service of Online Committees. This service manages everything from collection to payouts, all within the app itself,But they charge a fee called service fee for early payouts... More

  • Ruling on Giving in Marriage a Young Girl

    Is it in accordance with sharia to raise the age of marriage or put a limit to prevent the harms that occur due to child marriage today? .. More

  • Working on Software that Can be Used for Different Purposes

    I work as a software developer. In my company they use software to create bots for automatic data entry process for customers. The customer include banks and many other. I didn't directly involved in any projects for banks. For now my job is to check the errors in codes in software which the company use to make projects or bots for banks as well as.. More

  • Definition of Khilaafah and the Ottoman Empire

    Is the Ottoman empire a valid caliphate? I have heard a preacher who says that there ottoman empire is nothing about the ottoman empire that is deserving to be called a caliphate. There is also a preacger who says that the ottoman empire is a “ sufi khilafah” which has nothing to do with the actual religion of islam. Is this correct? .. More

  • Participating In Elections

    Salam aleikum wa rahmatu allah wa barakatuh.... Tomorrow in the general election in england is it halal to cast a vote in a non islamic country with non islamic laws or is it haram? I have been told that to vote in a system that has no shariah law as it's legislation is haram? Is this right or is it wrong? .. More

  • Voting for a Non-Muslim Politician

    AssalamualaikumAre Muslims permitted to vote for a non-Muslim Politician who is allegedly a homosexual ? .. More

  • Participating In the Political Process That Does Not Follow the Sharee’ah

    Assalamualaikum. I had a question. In the story of Yusuf As we see that he joined the egyptian kingdom as a minister. Now it is apparent that the system didnt rule by the law of Allah. Does it makw permissible for muslims to join in the current politics, even if the political system and law doesnt apply divine law? .. More

  • Impermissible to Resort for to Man-Made Laws for Judgment

    Does going to non-sharia courts in the presence of sharia courts take one out of the folds of Islam if it is done out of disobedience? .. More

  • Debating With Non-Muslims

    My friends mock me for being a follower of Islam, how can I show them that Allah, the mighty one, is true and that they are wrong. Also, can I prove to them that Allah, the greatest of all, is real using the Qur'An. Please help me brothers. .. More

  • Dealing with descendants of French colonists

    Assalaamu alaykom. I am from Algeria. My question is the following: Algeria was colonized by France from 1830 to 1962. During that time, France did terrible things, including rape, and I do not know when, but the French were part of the groups who colonized America, and now their sons and supporters live anywhere in the world. If I interact with people.. More

  • Ruler entitled to authorize others to carry out his spiritual and administrative duties

    Assalaamu alaykom, Brothers. Based on my understanding of the Sunnah of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,and the four Rightly-Guided Caliphs regarding the position of Amir or Imam, their administrative and spiritual role are inseparable and they cannot delegate their role, both administrative and spiritual, unless they get very ill and cannot.. More

  • How to help persecuted Rohingya Muslims

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am from Bangladesh. We all know that, recently, the Myanmar army and the radical Buddhists have again started to persecute the Rohiynga Muslims. However, the government of Bangladesh is not allowing them into our country. My question is, what should we do now? May Allah reward you. .. More

  • Giving derogatory name to religious minority

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am from Bangladesh, where a low percentage of Hindu Bangalis reside. Some of the Muslims here call all the Hindus 'Malawun', which comes from the Arabic 'Mal'un', which means cursed. As far as I know about the word 'La'nah', it means going out of Allaah's mercy. I fear that by calling them by this derogatory term, they are increasing.. More

  • Whether Muslim employer should enforce Shariah on non-Muslim employees

    Assalaamu alaikum. I have several questions regarding employing non-Muslims in my business. Let us say that I have a little software company in Canada and that most of my employees are Christians. Do they have to follow Islamic rules given that I own the company? 1. Do I have to force my employees to wear the hijab even though they are not Muslim?.. More

  • Non-Muslim minorities must be treated with kindness

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am from Bangladesh. Recently, two minority groups have been persecuted in my country, Hindus during their Durga Puja Festival, and a group named Shaotals. Some days later, Rohingyas of Burma have also been persecuted! I was shocked! It seemed to me as if Allaah is punishing us because some politicians persecuted non-Muslim minorities.. More