there are 3 occasions when lying is permissible. do you know them?
reported Abu Umaamah:
“I guarantee a house in
Jannah (Paradise) for one who gives up arguing, even if he is in the
right; and I guarantee a house in the middle of Jannah for one who
abandons lying even for the sake of fun; and I guarantee a house in the
highest part of Jannah for one who has good manners”
[Prophet Muhammad SAWS - reported by Imam Abu Dawud]
Britain facing boom in dishonesty
New study reveals dramatic decline in private integrity; Public trust in politicians and business leaders hits fresh low
The British people are becoming less honest and their trust in government and business leaders has fallen to a new low amid fears that the nation is heading for an "integrity crisis".
Lying, having an affair, driving while drunk, having underage sex and buying stolen goods are all more acceptable than they were a decade ago. But people are less tolerant of benefits fraud.
The portrait of a nation increasingly relaxed about "low-level dishonesty" emerges in a major study seen by The Independent. Carried out by the University of Essex