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a ruling on a point of Islamic law that is given by a recognized authority

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This fatwa was refused by many Muslim scholars, as it encouraged illegal excavation and thievery of Egypt's heritage.
Furthermore, Afghanistan is alsonot convinced with Pakistan's move, insisting that Pakistani fatwa should have explicitly mentioned Afghanistan.
He was speaking at the launching ceremony of the Fatwa, called Paigham-e-Pakistan at a ceremony in Islamabad on Tuesday.
Hyderabad: A debate is raging in Hyderabad after the premier Islami Seminary in the city, Jamia Niamia, issued a fatwa (decree) saying the consumption of prawns is not halal.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 5 ( ANI ): The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Friday condemned the prominent Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband's new fatwa directing Muslims not to marry into families earning money through banking and related jobs drawing income from interests.
However, Kabul is still confident as army chief Gen Qamar Bajwa reportedly promised the Afghan government in October that he would try to obtain a fatwa from Pakistani religious scholars.
An MILF statement received by the Inquirer on Tuesday morning said that the Bangsamoro mufti, Sheik Abehuraira Abdulrahman Udasan, declared the fatwa 'against the entry and spread of violent radicalism or extremism in any part of the Bangsamoro Homeland.
The fatwa section of Dubai's Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department (IACAD) issued the edict in response to a question from an anonymous reader about the legality of people secretly using other's wifi.
Salman Rushdie and his book: It is indeed the most famous fatwa issued by any religious cleric in the world.
The fatwa observatory is part of Dar Al-Ifta, which is a religious institution for fatwas (religious verdicts) in Egypt.
Baghdad / NINA /--Chairman of Sunni Fatwa Advisory Council in Iraq, Sheikh Mehdi al-Sumaidaie detect that the number of volunteers to fight against the terrorist Daash amounted to 500 000 man from the sons of Sunni usurped provinces by terrorist extremist groups like Daash .
LAHORE -- The Ulema Mashaikh Council Pakistan, a leading representative organization of religious scholars in the country, issued a fatwa on Tuesday in favour of immunization drive especially polio eradication efforts in Pakistan.
In the written fatwa sent to the DG Health Services Punjab, Allama Saeedi further stated: "After necessary consultations with scholars from all major sects both within the country and abroad, and in light of the information collected from health experts,we came round to the conclusion that all vaccines provided in Pakistan including polio are of the same quality and standard as in Saudi Arabia, Turkey, UAE, Iran, Egypt and the rest of the world.
Le CSN a edicte, au terme des travaux de sa reunion periodique, la fatwa qui [beaucoup moins que] autorise l'acquisition de logements via la formule location-vente, car n'allant pas a l'encontre des preceptes de l'Islam [beaucoup plus grand que], preconisant, toutefois, de proceder a un changement d'appellation de [beaucoup moins que] location-vente [beaucoup plus grand que] a [beaucoup moins que] vente par facilite de paiement [beaucoup plus grand que].
Six Islamic scholars in Britain have issued a fatwa condemning British Muslims who have gone to fight for the Islamic State, saying they are "betraying their own societies.