Fatwā
A fatwā (Arabic: فتوى‎; plural fatāwā Arabic: فتاوى‎) in the Islamic faith is the term for the legal opinion or learned interpretation that the Sheikhul Islam, a qualified jurist ...
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A list of sex slave rape rules has been issued by so-called Islamic State theologians setting out how IS fighters can treat their captives for the first time. The news agency Reuters has reviewed the ...
List of fatwas
A fatwa (Arabic: فتوى‎), is a legal pronouncement in Islam, issued by a religious law specialist on a specific issue.
In 2001, Egypt's Grand Mufti issued a fatwa stating that the show "...
Al-Azhar Shia Fatwa
The Al-Azhar Shia Fatwa, known in Arabic as The Shaltoot Fatwa (Arabic: فتوى شلتوت‎), is an Islamic fatwa issued in 1959 on the topic of Shi'a–Sunni relations by the renowned Sunni scholar S...
Ali Dilem
Ali Dilem (born 1967 in El Harrach, Alger Province) is an Algerian cartoonist. On 11 February 2006, he was sentenced to one year in jail and a 50,000 dinar fine by an Algerian court for a dozen carto...
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Amman Message
The Amman Message (Arabic: رسالة عمان‎ Urdu: عمان کا پیغام‎) is a statement calling for tolerance and unity in the Muslim world that was issued on 9 November 2004 (27th of Ramadan ...
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Nilofar Bakhtiar
Nilofar Bakhtiar (Urdu: نیلوفر بختیار ‎) (born 9 September 1957) is a public official in Pakistan. She was Federal Minister for Tourism in Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz's cabinet until a scan...
Rachid Boudjedra
Rashid Boudjedra (Arabic: رشيد بوجدرة‎) (b. September 5, 1941 in Aïn Beïda, Algeria) is an Algerian poet, novelist, playwright and critic. Boudjedra wrote in French from 1965 to 1981, at whi...
Ettore Capriolo
The Satanic Verses is Salman Rushdie's fourth novel, first published in 1988 and inspired in part by the life of Muhammad. As with his previous books, Rushdie used magical realism and relied on contem...
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Isioma Daniel
Isioma Nkemdilim Nkiruka Daniel (born 1981) is a Nigerian journalist whose 2002 newspaper article comment involving the Islamic prophet Muhammad sparked the Miss World riots and caused a fatwa to be i...
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European Council for Fatwa and Research
The European Council for Fatwa and Research (ECFR) is a Dublin-based private foundation, founded in London on 29–30 March 1997 on the initiative of the Federation of Islamic Organizations in Europe. ...
Fatawa Azizi
Fatawa Azizi is a fatwa book by 18th century Sunni Islamic scholar Shah Abdul Aziz.
Fatawa of Osama bin Laden
Osama bin Laden authored two fatāwā in the late 1990s. The first was published in August 1996 and the second in February 1998. At the time, bin Laden was not a wanted man in any country except his n...
Ahmad Ghabel
Ahmad Ghabel (also Ahmad Qabel) (1954-2012) was a Hojjatoleslam Shia Muslim cleric, an Iranian theologian seminary lecturer, researcher, and author. On December 14, 2010 he was convicted of working a...
A Great Compilation of Fatwa
The Great Compilation of Fatwa (Arabic: Majmu al-Fatwa al-Kubra) is a collection of religious tracts written by the 13th century Sunni Islamic scholar Ibn Taymiyyah.
The works that were collected ...
Hitoshi Igarashi
Hitoshi Igarashi (五十嵐 一, Igarashi Hitoshi, 1947 – 11 July 1991) was a Japanese scholar of Arabic and Persian literature and history and the Japanese translator of Salman Rushdie's novel The Sa...
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Imrana rape case
The Imrana rape case is the case of the sexual assault of a 28 year-old Indian Muslim woman by her father-in-law on 6 June 2005 in Charthawal village in the Muzaffarnagar district Uttar Pradesh, India...
Terrence McNally
Terrence McNally (born November 3, 1938) is an American playwright.He has received the Tony Award for Best Play for Love! Valour! Compassion! and Master Class, as well as the Tony Award for Best Book ...
Miss Malaysia
Miss Malaysia represents Malaysia in six of the international beauty pageants to select Malaysian representatives at Miss Universe, Miss World, Miss International, Miss Earth, Miss Tourism Internation...
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Rada (fiqh)
Raḍāʿ or riḍāʿa (Arabic: رضاع, رضاعة) is a technical term from Sunni Islamic jurisprudence meaning "the suckling which produces the legal impediment to marriage of foster-kinship". The term derives f...
Salman Rushdie
Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie (/sælˈmɑːn ˈrʊʃdi/; Kashmiri: अहमद सलमान रुशदी , احمد سلمان رشدی ; born 19 June 1947) is a British Indian novelist and essayist. His second novel, Midnight's Children (198...
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Tobacco fatwa
A tobacco fatwa is a fatwa (Islamic legal pronouncement) that prohibits the usage of tobacco by Muslims.
Indonesia's Muslim organization Muhammadiyah declared smoking haram (forbidden) in 2010; th...
Ulil Abshar Abdalla
Ulil Abshar-Abdalla (born 11 January 1967 in Pati, Central Java) is an Orientalist scholar from Indonesia affiliated to Jaringan Islam Liberal (Liberal Islam Network). He comes from a family of Nahdl...
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Usuli
Usulis (Arabic: الاصولية‎) are the majority Twelver Shi'a Muslim group. They differ from their now much smaller rival Akhbari group in favoring the use of ijtihad i.e. reasoning in the creat...
Nizamiyya
The Nezamiyeh (Turkish: Nizamiye Medresesi, Persian: نظامیه‎, Arabic: النظامیة‎) are a group of the medieval institutions of higher education established by Khwaja Nizam al-Mulk in...
IslamQA.com
IslamQA is a website providing information regarding Islam in accordance with the Salafi school of thought. It was founded by Muhammad Al-Munajjid.
IslamQA is available in 12 languages, including...
Permanent Committee for Islamic Research and Issuing Fatwas
The Permanent Committee for Islamic Research and Fataawa (also The Standing Committee for Scholarly Research and Fatwa, or The Committee for Research and Religious Edicts, or The Permanent Committee f...
Abdul-Rahman al-Barrak
Shaikh ‘Abdul-Rahman bin Nasir al-Barrak (Arabic: عبد الرحمن بن ناصر البراك‎, born 1933 or 1934) is a senior Saudi cleric, close to the royal family. Born in the town of Al Bukayriah in the...
Sexual jihad
Sexual jihad (Arabic: جهاد النكاح‎, is a controversial practice of women within some Wahhabist groups allegedly voluntarily offering themselves in sexual comfort roles to fighters.Allegation...
Education in Kerala
The importance and antiquity of education in Kerala is underscored by the state's ranking as among the most literate in the country. The local dynastic precursors of modern-day Kerala - primarily the ...
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