Kevin Pietersen Confirms Big Bash League Exit

Kevin Pietersen Confirms Big Bash League Exit

Kevin Pietersen confirmed the ongoing Big Bash League will be his last participation in the tournament.© Twitter Kevin Pietersen has confirmed that the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL) will be his last as a player as he prepares to retire from cricket across the world. Pietersen, 38, took to Twitter to say that he will not be playing in Australia again once the current Big Bash ends. The South African-born cricketer, who had a tumultuous end to his England career after being sacked in 2014, is expected to play in this year’s…

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Samsung confirms battery faults as cause of Note 7 fires

Samsung confirms battery faults as cause of Note 7 fires

Samsung’s probe into its Galaxy Note 7 fiasco has found that the overheating and burning of the phones was caused by faults with their batteries. The firm had axed its iPhone rival in October last year after an earlier botched recall and re-release. The recall is thought to have cost $5.3bn (£4.3bn) and was hugely damaging for the South Korean firm’s reputation. On Monday, Samsung said that neither software nor hardware were at fault, only the batteries. Internal and independent investigations “concluded that batteries were found to be the cause…

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Queen’s speech: authorities confirms raft of reforms in a brand new education invoice

Queen’s speech: authorities confirms raft of reforms in a brand new education invoice

The Queen units out her government’s fundamental plan to turn each faculty in England into an academy, in a speech quick on information about education coverage The authorities will post a brand new training invoice that will comprise new laws to pressure all schools in a local authority to convert to academy repute if the council fails to fulfill a “minimum performance threshold”. TES is familiar with the brand new invoice, entitled training for All, isn’t always expected to be posted until the fall, and also will incorporate plans to…

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