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Haram

In Islam, anything forbidden. For example, eating pork is considered haram. This is important in finance and economics because many investments, notably futures contracts and anything involving interest, are haram. See also: Islamic finance.
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In Saudi Arabia, KONE will supply 128 heavy-duty escalators and 14 elevators for the Holy Harram located in the city of Mecca.
Special arrangements have been made in emergency and ICUs of the hospitals for dealing with the cases during 9th and 10th Muharram ul Harram and doctors have been assigned special duties during this period.
The preparations prior to arrival of Muharamul Harram were discussed in meeting and the stakeholders were taken into confidence.
Rana Sana, who is also a provincial Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister, said strict action would be taken against violators of code of conduct designed to uphold religious harmony among all sects during Muharramul Harram.
LAHORE -- DIG Operations Dr Haider Ashraf has said violation of code of conduct will not be tolerated at any cost during Moharram ul Harram.
JHANG -- Foolproof security arrangements are being finalized for mosques, imambargahs, churches and seminaries of all the four tehsils of the district during Muharram ul Harram.
Islamabad -- An agreement has been reached between the Ulema and the district administration over a code of conduct for maintaining peace and atmosphere of harmony and brotherhood during Moharram ul Harram in the city.
We recognize that interest is absolutely Harram but this case is under hearing in Federal Shariat Court.
SUKKUR -- General Officer Commanding (GOC) Pano Aqil Garrison, Maj General Faiz Hameed Thursday said all forces will be performed their duties during the Muharram-ul Harram in support of the district government.
Regarding Moharramul Harram, the IGP said Punjab Police had made foolproof security arrangements and meetings with Ulema and Mashaikh were underway to maintain peace.
NAUSHAHARO FEROZE -- Deputy Commissioner called upon leaders from all schools of thoughts to help the local administration maintain peace during Muharram and observe Muharram ul Harram and Ashura with due solemnity.
To a particular question about polio vaccine made up, developed orderivative from hettrologas serum (Animals) or human serum and whatauthenticity is it that not from pig serum of other Harram and Hallal etc.