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
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 100,000 back our campaign
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 2 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train