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.
31 December 2012 12:00 AM
Rowan Williams formally steps down today as the Archbishop of Canterbury to take up a life in gentle academia after nearly a decade of leading the world's Anglicans during one of its most turbulent periods.
Pope: gay marriage threatens foundations of family life and destroys the 'very essence of the human creature'
21 December 2012 05:42 PM
Pope Benedict has used the beginning of the Christmas period to ramp up his assault on gay marriage, stating that the very foundations of the family were threatened by same sex partnerships.
21 December 2012 12:00 AM
Cameron described online pornography as a “silent attack on innocence”
19 December 2012 07:14 PM
Instagram’s bid to seize our online photos only highlights how ignorant we are of the terms and conditions attached to every digital transaction
16 December 2012 03:05 PM
Boyle turns down a knighthood for his role in this summer’s Olympic games
14 December 2012 06:30 PM
The comic uses his libel victory cash to fund landmark legal bid
14 December 2012 06:20 PM
Muslim opposition highlights growing influence of creationism and literalist interpretations of the Koran
13 December 2012 07:08 PM
Sami al-Saadi, a leading Gaddafi opponent, was imprisoned and tortured after he was forced to board a plane back to Tripoli
12 December 2012 12:01 AM
The Independent's campaign to gain access to the court that deals with Britain's most vulnerable has made great strides for open justice. Our reporter explains how
11 December 2012 10:15 PM
Following a campaign to report on the Court of Protection, a son's plea for publicity has illustrated the very difficult issues it is forced to confront
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
- 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