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
EU referendum: David Cameron's rules are a 'democratic disgrace', says French-born Scottish politician set to be denied a vote
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
A nation of inequality: How the UK is failing to feed its most vulnerable people
Australian man punched in the face for defending Muslim women from abuse on train
David Starkey 'tells Amal Clooney to shut up and stop over-promoting human rights'
- 1 Saudi Arabia mosque bombing: Two volunteer security guards hailed as heroes for stopping Isis suicide bomber reaching worshippers
- 2 Maisie Williams has an excellent message for one confused fan
- 3 There is something wrong but very right about this Bible illustration
- 4 Puerto Rico, island of lost dreams: People are leaving the debt-hit territory in droves as near neighbour Cuba's star rises
- 5 Tampon tax scrapped in Canada after petition convinces conservative government