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
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
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