Visiting kuffaar websites

Q:

1. Can you go on kuffaar websites to read the news?

2. Can you read kuffar newspapers?

3. Can you go on fussaaq [transgressing Muslims] websites to read the news?

4. Can you read a newspaper written by a faasiq?

5. Can you use youtube whatsapp viber etc?

Bismillaah

A: It is best to refrain.

As above.

As above.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

 

Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)