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
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
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'
Lord Freud: Tory welfare minister apologises after saying disabled people are 'not worth’ the minimum wage
Lord Freud hangs on as MPs of all parties 'call for his head' over disability comments
- 1 Jack the Ripper: Scientist who claims to have identified notorious killer has 'made serious DNA error'
- 2 Banksy arrest hoax: Internet duped by fake online report claiming artist's identity has been revealed
- 3 Drink alcohol and eat meat to improve male fertility - but cut down on coffee, studies suggest
- 4 Former East 17 frontman Brian Harvey turns up at Downing Street and 'demands to speak to Prime Minister'
- 5 The inventor of the Facebook 'like' button says he never made a 'dislike' button because he feared the 'unfortunate consequences'