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Can I work for as a software engineer for a company that also does pornography?

I am a software engineer in India and striving Muslim. Recently I got new job offer from a company and after all the legal clarification, I accepted the job offer. But recently I heard from my friend ...
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What is the commandment about women veil on working place?

As a student and working lady we have to interact with a number of people even men in our everyday routine. If a women veil but cannot wear gloves for whole day because of it's working situation. As ...
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Working at the company that has halal and harram business model, is it Permissible?

Let's say there is a company that generate revenue from finding an eligible or qualified person who can take a loan at interest(Riba). this company will get paid from the conventional bank if succeed ...
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Advice / Cure for boredom in Islam

I suffer from depression and have been on medication for many years which works and this may be a factor. However I go through phases of being bored. Same routine, same daily predictable job, etc. ...
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Is working in central bank haram which does not provide loans nor keep deposits based on interest?

So far I know that working in riba-based bank is not allowed. But for central bank, which does not provide loans nor keep deposits based on interest, will it be permissible to work on the central bank ...
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Is it allowed to visit a man's house when he isn't home for repair work?

Assalau Alaikum to my Muslim Brothers, If a Muslim client who is a male is out of town and his wife is Alone at home, is it permissible for 2 male contractors at the permission of the husband to ...
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If i work as a servant of a man whos income source is haram, is it haram to work?

I want to work as a servant of a man, who works at a bank. I know his income is not halal. So, if i works for that man, will my income be haram also?
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My employer asks me to charge his customer for more hours than I put in; am I earning haram this way?

My employer wants to charge his customer more hours than he's having me put in. I'm asked to submit more hours than I'm putting in. In case the customer asks I'm supposed to lie. Am I earning haram ...
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Is unnecessarily staying in a more expensive hotel and charging it to my employer a sin?

My work usually pays for my accommodation as I travel. Ordinarily, I stay in the cheapest possible place (e.g. backpackers), but sometimes I stay in more expensive places even though it's not ...
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Jobs with high risk of death

While earning halal money is compulsory to entertain family requirements. Does Islam allow jobs with high risk of death? As for example: Fishing fatality rate is 116/100,000 and many more. BLS ...
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Is my work haram given that I write software which has an “insurance” field?

I work as a programmer for a shipping company. My job requires me to create a program which contains fields like "shipper's name", "address", etc. Also there are fields which provides information ...
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Is working on coporate finance like budgeting and forecasting halal or haram?

is working on corporate finance like capital budgeting, financial analysis, finance forecasting is permitted in islam. is it halal or haram?
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Use company's products which supports LGBT rights

Can i use IT product (e.g. software, programming languae) a company which supports LGBT rights?
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Bank IT Job if the Salary is not Given by the Bank

As-Salamu Alaykum. I am in a dilemma right now. I know that to be considered a halal income source, two conditions must be satisfied: The work itself is not haram. The salary must be from halal ...
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Is it halal to become a plastic surgeon in the modern world?

Asslamualikum, Dear Brothers / Sisters, I am doing medical and wanted to know weather I can choose plastic surgery as my specialty. In the modern day plastic surgery can also be used to beautify ...
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Can a Muslim use a college degree that He / She earned by cheating in some of their Exams?

Assalamu Alaikum to my Brothers in Islam, SCENARIO: A Muslim cheats in the college exams by any means (Copying, Peeking etc) and without cheating he or she couldnt have passed the exam. Because of ...
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Ruling on working in a logistic/shipping service company

So i've been working in this company that ships goods/documents, I receive the goods, weight the goods and receive the payment/shipping fees from the customer, but the things is the company has ...
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When being a witness/scribe was established as an official job?

When we read the Qur'an and sunnah we may come to the conclusion that a trustworthy witness can be any person who is widely considered as trustworthy and a scribe could be any person who is able to ...
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Is getting into the actuarial profession haram or halal?

I haven't seen this posted anywhere in this forum. Is getting into the actuarial profession halal or haram? Please elaborate on your reasons. I want to know because I graduated from an actuarial ...
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Is it haram to work for a company whose major shareholders are banks?

The company itself is a tech company and public. I found out that their largest shareholders are all banks. I am a software developer and consider the company to apply for this position. Is it haram ...
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What should I do as an employee

If an employee caught by me stealing money from the savings money and he said that I was expecting to put it tomorrow.what should I do as a honest employee?
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Is loan / finance job is halaal for muslim?

Assalam u alaikum My husband is working as an ASM in a financial company from last 15 years. As l had gone through quraan translation i came to know that direct/ indirect riba, people who make entry ...
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Praying at work

I work in McDonalds and the only suitable place I can think of is the seating area. The tables and chairs are basically booths, I'll have to get out to stand up. My question is can I pray whilst ...
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How to repent from web scraping/automation in Islam <specially for amazon scraper job>

السلام عليكم , I am a web scraping/automation developer. I knew that scraping/automating sites against its copyrights and site rights is Haram and i should pay them what they missed because of me <...
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Shaving the Beard Due to Work?

Alsalam Alaikum, i work as a forensic science student ( on crime scenes and labs) and i love my beard but have to cut it off because of the sensitivity of my work (to prevent contaminations in the ...
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Is my salary haram after attesting that I've never been convicted by a court of law, when I was fined for entering a train platform without a ticket?

When joining a government organization, there was a question while filling the attestation form that have you ever been convicted by a court of law for any offence. I wrote no. Actually I had been ...
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Is it haram to fake my age online?

I'm 15 years old (about to be 16 in a month) and I want to make money online as I don't have time for an actual job during the school year. The problem is websites always want workers at least 18 ...
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Can a Muslim sell clothes that are worn generally by the common masses to a Muslim customer?

Prophet commanded not to resemble mushrikeen. So the question is: can a Muslim sell clothes that are worn generally by the common masses to a Muslim customer?
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Working in betting company vs working in loan company

I am a developer and ever since I moved to Europe I worked in Loan providing company. My work include designing the website and things related to getting a loan e.g filling online form etc. Lately, I ...
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Is it Halal to Earn through Web Hosting Affiliate Programs

I promote Web Hosting Services through their affiliate programs and earn a commision. The hosting services don’t allow adult content or nudity but still people can use it to upload music or other ...
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Giving or Taking Commission in Govt Department

I'll complete my Civil Engineering shortly and have the capability to get selected into a Govt department, like irrigation. However, I just learned that the whole department has set a formula where ...
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Is it haram to work on a pornography website out of financial need or desperation?

I was looking for web developing projects in freelancer and found a project that said they need a video tool for Adult Site. As Muslim, I can't do it ruin my akhirah. So I decided to send them a ...