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.
07 January 2013 07:25 PM
As budget cuts look set to bring an end to London’s Blue Plaques, Jerome Taylor laments the demise of a cultural landmark
'We're happy to help MI5 – but coercing us to spy is unacceptable': British Somalis say intelligence agents asking for too much
06 January 2013 10:25 PM
It's not just Mo Farah who gets stopped at the airport – but, as prominent Somalis tell Jerome Taylor, the security services' 'use of threats' is alienating the whole community
06 January 2013 01:35 PM
Statement significantly ratchets up fallout between liberals and conservative over the thorny issue of homosexuality
05 January 2013 12:00 AM
An announcement made from the Church's House of Bishops, said the CofE would allow gay clergy to become bishops providing they remain celibate
04 January 2013 07:15 PM
The Church of England has dropped the opposition to gay clergy in civil partnerships becoming bishops
03 January 2013 06:10 PM
Born-again Christianity has become synonymous with social conservatism. But a growing number of adherents don’t see it that way
02 January 2013 07:06 PM
Parents of a young Muslim girl have threatened to take a primary school to court over their refusal to allow their daughter to wear a headscarf.
02 January 2013 06:33 PM
London church ordered to stop providing so-called 'Soho Masses'
It's Charlie Hebdo's right to draw Muhammad, but they missed the opportunity to do something profound
02 January 2013 03:37 PM
As the French magazine publish a comic depicting the Prophet Muhammad, could they have taken a different approach?
01 January 2013 07:27 PM
Stephen Ashton, 22, caught in the crossfire between rival gangs of youths on party island
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
- 1 Woman falls to her death as she celebrates marriage proposal at the edge of Ibiza cliff
- 2 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 3 Dad attempts revenge on teenage daughter, plan backfires spectacularly
- 4 Ball pool for adults opens in London
- 5 Amal Clooney gives excellent response to fashion question at European Court of Human Rights