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Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles Bagan pagodas

Myanmar took stock of toppled spires and crumbling temple walls in the ancient capital Bagan Thursday after a powerful earthquake hit the country, killing three and damaging the top tourist destination.

Powerful 6.8 magnitude quake damages Myanmar`s famed Bagan temples: Police

Powerful 6.8 magnitude quake damages Myanmar`s famed Bagan temples: Police

The earthquake caused high-rise buildings in Myanmar`s largest city Yangon to sway, as well as those in Bangkok and Kolkata.

Bagan ban: Myanmar stops tourists scaling prized pagodas

Myanmar is eager to see Bagan designated as a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) world heritage site.