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It’s confirmed: For private sector salaries, this was the worst year in a decade

It’s confirmed: For private sector salaries, this was the worst year in a decade

Finance
If your salary hike this year was nowhere close to what you were hoping for, don't let it leave you feeling left out: You are hardly the only one to be left high and dry. Data from CMIE has just confirmed that appraisals were low everywhere in this season of discontent as Indian employers across the board firmly drew a line on their salary outgo. With sales numbers falling all around, private sector salary growth in the country in 2018-19 was the worst in 10 years (since 2009-10), a Hindustan Times analysis of CMIE's Prowess Database found. This, along with relevant data from critical sectors, serves to provide a clear peek into the state of the Indian economy and the hands that run it: the worker. Double whammy or triple? Combined with rising unemployment, the fall in salary growth makes ...
K-Pop idol Kang Daniel apologises to fans as it’s confirmed he’s dating TWICE’s Jihyo

K-Pop idol Kang Daniel apologises to fans as it’s confirmed he’s dating TWICE’s Jihyo

Entertainment
CONFIRMED: Kang Daniel is dating TWICE's Jihyo (Pic: Getty) Earlier this week, it was confirmed that former Wanna One star Kang Daniel and Jihyo of girl group TWICE are dating.Both of the K-Pop idols' agencies released statements confirming the news after rumours began.Now, Kang Daniel has written a letter to his fans apologising for the big news and the way it was revealed.He wrote: "First of all, I'm so sorry to all of you who might have been surprised by the sudden news this morning. Related Articles “I'm so sorry to all of you who might have been surprised by the sudden news”Kang Daniel"I guess I haven't been able to get hold of anything all day, but I'm afraid I'm coming too late."The 22-year-old went on to thank his devotees for fan events they threw for him in cafés and subway
Championship 2019/20 kits: All the confirmed strips so far, including Birmingham, Derby and Hull

Championship 2019/20 kits: All the confirmed strips so far, including Birmingham, Derby and Hull

Sports
kitted out A number of strips range from the bold to very simple ahead of the new season The 2019/20 Championship season will so be upon us, and as always the 24 clubs will all be sporting new kits. Teams have started to release images of their new shirts ranging from the creative and bold to the downright plain and simple. dcfc.co.uk Richard Keogh models the new Derby shirt The likes of Derby and Hull have gone for eye-catching print on their strip and will hope it is their football that makes the headlines more than their design of choice. There are also smart but effective shirts from Preston and Stoke, who have not deviated too much away from tradition keeping with the notion that less can sometimes be more. Relegated from the P...
E3: Nintendo’s Legend of Zelda sequel confirmed

E3: Nintendo’s Legend of Zelda sequel confirmed

Technology
Nintendo has revealed it is working on a sequel to the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, one of the best-selling games for its Switch console.Breath of the Wild was praised by critics when it launched in 2017 and it won several awards.Nintendo showed a short trailer for the sequel during its presentation at the E3 gaming show in Los Angeles.However, it also said its highly anticipated Animal Crossing game had been delayed until March 2020.The company said it wanted to make sure the game was of the "right quality".The Legend of Zelda series started in 1986. The action-adventure games follow hero Link in his quest to save the kingdom of Hyrule.In its presentation, Nintendo also highlighted several third-party games that were bei...
Crystal Palace 2-0 Huddersfield: Terriers’ relegation confirmed at Selhurst Park

Crystal Palace 2-0 Huddersfield: Terriers’ relegation confirmed at Selhurst Park

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device Huddersfield equalled the record for the earliest relegation in a Premier League season as second-half goals from Luka Milivojevic and Patrick van Aanholt earned Crystal Palace all three points at Selhurst Park.The Terriers' defeat, combined with victories for Burnley and Southampton, confirmed the visitors' demotion back to the Championship.Huddersfield, who have propped up the table since December, join Derby County and Ipswich Town as the only teams in Premier League history to be relegated with six games left to play. ...