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BREAKING: Christopher Biggins left ‘VIOLATED’ after phone’s snatched by ‘hooded cyclist’

BREAKING: Christopher Biggins left ‘VIOLATED’ after phone’s snatched by ‘hooded cyclist’

Entertainment
CHRISTIOPHER Biggins has spoken out after being robbed in London. (Pic: GETTY) Christopher Biggins has revealed his upset over having his phone snatched in London by a hooded cyclist.The I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! star claims he was robbed outside a swanky restaurant in Covent Garden.Christopher, 70, said the "terrifying" incident left him feeling "violated".He claims the alleged theft took place on Wednesday night. Recalling the alleged incident, Christopher spoke of his horror on BBC Wiltshire today.He explained: "I walked down to Charring Cross Road to get an Uber at quarter to midnight and I was on my phone. This is a breaking news story and is constantly being updated.Please refresh the page regularly to get the latest updates.Reporters working on dailystar.co.uk&...
Co-op Bank left 'defenceless' by regulator in ill-fated merger

Co-op Bank left 'defenceless' by regulator in ill-fated merger

Business
By John-Paul Ford Rojas, business reporter The Co-operative Bank was left "defenceless" by the City regulator as it nodded through its ill-fated takeover of a rival four years before its near-collapse, a Treasury-commissioned report has found.It said the Financial Services Authority (FSA) had identified "vulnerabilities" before it approved the Co-op's merger with the Britannia building society in 2009. But the regulator was keen to back the deal partly because of the risks posed to the financial sector had the Britannia failed, and saw the Co-op as the "best available safe harbour", the report found.Four years later in 2013, the lender nearly collapsed after discovering a £1.5bn hole in its finances that had to be plugged by a group of US hedge funds...
Working class employees left in the lurch at IL&FS resolution

Working class employees left in the lurch at IL&FS resolution

Finance
NEW DELHI: The NCLAT has received intervening petitions from nearly 100 creditors, seeking redress in the proposed IL&FS Resolution Plan that was submitted by the government. The petitions are from both secured and unsecured creditors, including a wide array of corporates and their PF Funds, employee funds, MNCs, postal funds, banks, PSUs and some power companies. A large part of the petitions, however, have been filed by employee fund and trusts that are seeking recourse in the resolution framework considering their investment is unsecured, but affects millions of underlying small-time, salaried and gullible investors. In the nearly 100 petitions filed, learns IANS, nearly 50 per cent petitions have been filed by the employee funds, super annuation funds, gratutity funds and Provident Fun...
Harry Potter’s Robbie Coltrane left wheelchair-bound after 'crippling' health problems

Harry Potter’s Robbie Coltrane left wheelchair-bound after 'crippling' health problems

Entertainment
Harry Potter star Robbie Coltrane has sparked concern among fans after he was spotted in a wheelchair this week.The 68-year-old actor, who played friendly half-human half-giant Rubeus Hagrid in the hit saga, was seen at the Renaissance Hotel in London, where he was promoting Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike ride at Universal.According to The Sun, Robbie has been unable to walk due to a problem with his knee.A source told the publication: “Robbie has been in constant pain for years now, with his knee constantly deteriorating. Related Articles HEALTH PROBLEMS: Robbie Coltrane was seen using a wheelchair after crippling health issues (Pic: GETTY ) “It’s left him unable to walk without any assistance and he’s been given a wheelchair while he waits to have a spe...
Cheryl left FUMING after ex Liam Payne makes appearance on The Greatest Dancer

Cheryl left FUMING after ex Liam Payne makes appearance on The Greatest Dancer

Entertainment
Cheryl was left fuming on tonight’s episode of The Greatest Dancer.The songstress looked visibly shocked after her ex-boyfriend Liam Payne made a surprise appearance on the show.A dazzling performance from Frobacks saw the group inundated with messages of support from a number of celebrities, including Robbie Williams.Perrie Edwards also appeared on the screen behind the group to invite them to watch Little Mix perform. Related Articles But while the audience applauded the celebrity appearances, they were most definitely not prepared for what happened next.Suddenly, Liam 25, appeared on the screen via a FaceTime call, where he also left the guys an encouraging message.Her baby-daddy even asked Cheryl to hand over the phone to the dancers.“Chez, can you put Frobacks...