Hospital consultant loses tooth in 'fight' with colleague outside operating theatreSurgeon Jarrod Homer and anaesthetist Kamran Abbas seen 'squaring up'Pair allegedly rowed about speed patients were being taken to surgeryNurse steps in to break-up doctors but accidentally knocks out toothMr Homer and Mr Abbas asked by Manchester Royal Infirmary to stay away By Jaya Narain PUBLISHED: 10:05 GMT, 22 April 2013 | UPDATED: 23:45 GMT, 22 April 2013 As respected hospital consultants at the top of their profession you might expect them to set a good example to other staff. Instead surgeon Jarrod Homer, 45, and anaesthetist Kamran Abbas, 43, went ‘toe-to-toe’ during a furious argument in a hospital corridor. The war of words escalated into an unseemly scuffle with both consultants allegedly pushing and shoving each other around
Drinking milkshakes, an evening at the drive-in and dancing the night away: Candid pictures capture the birth of the 'teenage' generation having a gas in 1940s America By Thomas Durante PUBLISHED: 17:19 GMT, 14 April 2013 | UPDATED: 13:07 GMT, 15 April 2013 Before Justin Bieber, One Direction and Gossip Girl, the carefree teens of the early 1940s sipped milkshakes, listened to records and went on their first dates – usually to the movies to catch a flick. The stunning images by photographer Nina Leen, captured daily life of the American teenager as the country emerged from the Great Depression and World War II was waged abroad
Misery in A&E: Tens of thousands left waiting in corridors or even ambulances for hours before they get a bedHealth experts say sufferers are 'warehoused' in hospitals Some are kept in ambulances to massage waiting time figuresAdmissions have soared and the health service is struggling to cope, say health professionals PUBLISHED: 01:17 GMT, 27 December 2012 | UPDATED: 01:17 GMT, 27 December 2012 Tens of thousands of patients are being kept on trolleys or in ambulances because there are not enough hospital beds. Some are ‘warehoused’ in corridors or side rooms for up to 12 hours before being taken to a ward. Others are parked outside in ambulances for up to 30 minutes until they are allowed to be admitted.
Mr Squeaker stared emptily, eyeballs swollen and liquid By Quentin Letts PUBLISHED: 22:30 GMT, 20 December 2012 | UPDATED: 22:35 GMT, 20 December 2012 Basso profundo: Jo Swinson resembled the Sergeant Major in It Aint Half Hot, Mum Last days of the Commons before Christmas and attendance, ahem, was slight. Hangover season There were certainly a few bleary eyes and deep voices evident but it is not the intention of this column to cast aspersions. No! We will simply commiserate with the high proportion of Hon Members who seemed to be suffering from coughs, cold and splutters.
‘Despicable’ blonde stole purse from collapsed pensioner’s handbag at bus stop Man and woman targeted 70-year-old lying unconscious on floor at Ringwood bus station, Hampshire Pair stole purse while others rushed to help herCredit card later used to put 50 on a mobile phone | UPDATED: 10:05 GMT, 28 November 2012 These are the two 'despicable' thieves who robbed an elderly woman as she lay passed out at a bus stop. The 70-year-old had collapsed as she was waiting at the shelter in Ringwood, Hampshire