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
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don’t change Europe’s attitude to refugees, what will?
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches, it's time to act
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
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