Jerome Taylor first came to The Independent in 2005 and joined the Foreign Desk. He is now a news reporter and the paper's Religious Affairs Correspondent.
04 April 2013 05:30 AM
When the Dalai Lama received £1.1m last year from the Templeton Foundation, he did what all good Buddhist monks who have preached against materialism might be expected to do – he gave it away.
'Gay? Prove it then – have you read any Oscar Wilde?': Judges accused of asking lesbian asylum seekers inappropriate questions
04 April 2013 12:26 AM
Tribunal judges accused of shocking levels of ignorance and prejudice
'I will talk about only football': Paolo Di Canio risks embarrassing Sunderland with refusal to clarify pro-fascist views
02 April 2013 05:20 PM
New Sunderland manager has made dubious statements in the past
01 April 2013 07:31 PM
Italian has made inflammatory remarks in the past
Around the US in 55 days: Bertrand Piccard set to cross America in his Solar Impulse HB-SIA, the solar-powered plane that flies at night
01 April 2013 06:33 PM
A Swiss adventurer plans to fly his featherweight jumbo jet across America fuelled only by the energy of the Sun
27 March 2013 06:11 PM
It was thought to be the one stolen from Korean virtuoso Min-jin Kym at Euston station in 2010
27 March 2013 04:42 PM
Court of Protection rules 64-year-old's decision must be respected, 'terribly sad though that be'
22 March 2013 06:53 PM
Prosecution of Ukrainian opposition leader over 1996 murder of businessman to proceed when she is healthy enough
22 March 2013 03:05 PM
The suicide of a 77-year-old London man and a surprising bequest have laid bare the state of the far-right party’s fundraising
21 March 2013 04:15 PM
Formerly Britain's most senior Catholic cleric O'Brien is renowned for railing against homosexuality
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more