The whale died Friday after a five-day fight, the country's Department of Marine and Coastal Resources said, becoming the latest high-profile incident of marine life forced to live in oceans littered with human rubbish. 'We use a lot of plastic'.
It vomited up five bags during rescue attempts which proved fruitless, as the animal died a short time later.
Experts believe the pilot whale, which would normally feed predominantly on squid, thought the floating plastic bags were food.
His post went on to encourage Thais to replace plastic bag usage with reusable bags, writing, "In the meantime, I can only ask, my friend, 'please, don't forget the fabric bag from home'".
Trump steel tariffs illegal, says UK's Liam Fox On Friday, the European Union launched a case with the World Trade Organisation on China's unfair technology transfers. For his part, Trump knows all about the popularity of blaming trade partners for his country's perceived problems.
State wants death for 2 in killing of deputy The sheriff read a statement from Baker's wife, Lisa, who thanked law enforcement officials and the community for their support. Investigators say the trooper approached Wiggins and when he noticed when it was Wiggins, he arrested him without any issues.
Fulham want Jokanovic to sign new contract John Obi Mikel has accused Antonio Conte of disrespecting him after being forced to leave Chelsea in January a year ago . Mikel helped Chelsea to win the Premier League with Conte before moving to Tianjin.
The Thai government last month said it was considering a levy on disposable plastic shopping bags.
Indonesia, China, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam dump more plastic into the oceans than the rest of the world combined, according to Ocean Conservancy, a Washington-based non-profit. Kenya past year enacted the world's toughest law against plastic bags.
Almost 300 marine animals including pilot whales, sea turtles and dolphins, are killed each year in Thailand from accidental plastic consumption.
Greenpeace's Tara urged the government to quickly enact regulations.
This is the event where Apple previews the next major updates to its iPhone , Mac, Apple TV and Watch software at WWDC . Stay tuned for all the coverage of the World Wide Developer's Conference that commences on June 4th.
The stratovolcano - a volcano built from layers of ash and lava - "has erupted on and off for centuries", according to the U.S. Seven people have been killed and 20 hurt after a volcano near Guatemala City exploded in a fiery display of ash and lava .
The stratovolcano - a volcano built from layers of ash and lava - "has erupted on and off for centuries", according to the U.S. The conical Volcan de Fuego reaches an altitude of 3,763 metres above sea level at its peak.
The breakthrough came after the League and 5-Star agreed to drop economist Paolo Savona as their choice for economy minister. The new deal means he will lead the alliance between the right-wing League and his 5-Star Movement.
Germany and Belgium have become the latest countries to confirm their 23-man squads for the upcoming World Cup . Germany are in Group F with Mexico, Sweden and South Korea, and play their first match on Sunday, 17 June.
A Facebook official said that regardless of where the data was kept, it was governed by strict agreements between the companies. Partners could not integrate the user's Facebook features with their devices without the user's permission.
Samsung is reportedly working on its forthcoming flagship phablet device Samsung Galaxy Note 9 smartphone by Q3 this year. Though rumors have been heard about Snapdragon 850, no clear report confirming it has been released yet.
World number 72 Marco Cecchinato shocked eighth seed David Goffin to set up a French Open quarter-final against Novak Djokovic . Errors from both players made it an entertaining, if not high quality, opener as they battled it out from the baseline.
Sangeetha and Suresh, in fact, were also presented before Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court in Egmore. She is also popular on TV for her roles in shows such as, Vani Rani, Chellamay Aval , and Valli .
The former Rolex Rankings world No. 1 is projected to move from No. 5 to No. 2 in the world with her victory at Shoal Creek. It marked an unbelievable recovery for the 22-year old, who had been hanging on after Kim birdied the first playoff hole.
But the North has given no clear hints about how far it could go toward meeting US demands to dismantle its nuclear program. Syria and North Korea have been accused of co-operating on chemical weapons, but both deny the accusations.
SpaceX launches communications satellite
This satellite will provide video, data, and other communications services across the Asia-Pacific region and the Middle East. Payer traveled from SES headquarters in Luxembourg to watch the launch of his company's SES-12 satellite.
Nationalists back in power in Catalonia
Mr Sánchez is opposed to another independence referendum in Catalonia, but wants talks on the situation in the prosperous region. He made the call as his regional executive was sworn in at an emotional ceremony full of pro-independence symbolism.
Samuel Umtiti dispels Man United rumours with new contract
Barcelona have agreed a five-year contract extension with France global centre-half Samuel Umtiti , the club have announced. Barcelona lifted the Copa del Rey during his first season, a feat they repeated in 2017-18 before also winning La Liga.
First Lady Melania Trump To Skip G7 And North Korea Summits
Trump's absence from the public eye has prompted reactions, including jokes and conspiracy theories, from many social media users. Her absence from public events she would normally attend has sparked speculation in the U.S. media and on Twitter.
President Trump Orders Help For Coal And Nuclear Plants
The National Mining Association says in a statement that it has not received details of the plan from the Department of Energy. Under a 2010 agreement, Portland General Electric plans to shut Oregon's only coal-fired power plant in Boardman in 2020.