One can define genetic engineering as the alteration of the characteristics of an organism through altering its genetic material. It is the process of altering something in the DNA to allow for a change in the organism itself.
Jizyh, a tax charged to people of other faiths living in a Muslim country, is a subject that has raised questions about discrimination, compulsion and contradiction.
Long before the start of Islam, the practice of polygamy was in effect without guidelines, restrictions, or constraints. Islam neither forbids the practice, nor makes it mandatory.
Sharia and Sharia Law have received much positive and negative exposure in the media; and remains for many a source of interest and confusion.