OPINION: What is acceptable risk and what are tolerable impacts of future natural hazard events like earthquakes and flooding? DR KELVIN BERRYMAN of GNS Science examines these questions.
One of the last few gothic buildings still standing in Christchurch has been thrown a $2.5 million lifeline.
Buses detouring around post-earthquake roadworks will cost ratepayers $300,000.
Babbage Consultants John O'Loughlin and Rhys Smith talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about how Christchurch is evolving.
Christchurch heritage advocates will be out in force again today in an effort to save the Majestic Theatre.
The Alpine Fault may have generated more large earthquakes than previously thought, making it increasingly dangerous in future, new research says.
Chris' Cantab for this week is Lorraine who works at the Public Hospital and is loved by so many. Chris finds out more about this wonderful lady.
Fail to plan, said the ever-quotable Ben Franklin, and you plan to fail.
Middle-aged Cantabrians living previously comfortable lives have been identified as a new at-risk group for post-earthquake stress.
Demolition of the residential red zone needs to accelerate so all homes on the flat land can be cleared by the end-of-year target.
St Patricks Day at the Bog Irish Bar spent the day celebrating the Irish that have come to the city to help with the rebuild.
CERA has caught a group of tourists camping out in one of Christchurch's quake-damaged homes.
Christchurch City Mayor Lianne Dalziel talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch in the Mayor's weekly catch up.
Insurers want a law change so in future people are forced to use EQC land-damage payouts on fixing their sections rather than pocketing the money or spending it elsewhere.
Re-opening just a week before St Patrick's Day has made for a busy day at the Bog Irish Bar.
The Anglican Church is reminding Winston Peters that ChristChurch Cathedral is its property and should not be part of talks to form a government.
Dot Boyd, 85, finally got some answers from the Earthquake Commission this week as she faced another cold winter in her draughty, damaged house.
The boxes are still stacked up in Marlene Naish's home.
The race to design and build Christchurch's new convention centre is down to one after another bidder pulled out this week, according to documents obtained by The Press.
Reid Stiven from the EQC talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about how things are going with EQC and how he feels they are dealing with people's claims
The Earthquake Commission told staff to flag claimants who were television personalities and sports stars, documents show.
Industrial rubber goods maker Skellerup has settled a $32.3M claim with its insurers over the Canterbury earthquakes.
The Christchurch City Council says it is making progress in its bid to reach a global settlement with the Earthquake Commission (EQC) for damage to its social housing stock.
Cantabrians frustrated by earthquake insurance claims have contacted a Government-run advisory service more than 3500 times in 10 months.
The hard times are over for a Christchurch man who has pocketed $5 million in Lotto winnings.
Money from a Christchurch woman's four false EQC claims, totalling $37,487, has passed out of reach to her family in India.
The professional engineering body may not be able to continue with its probe into Dr Alan Reay's conduct.
The boss of the company that designed the failed CTV building has quit the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (Ipenz).
Christchurch City Mayor Lianne Dalziel talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the latest around the city
Dot Boyd still won't let herself cry. Even in a week that has changed her life, the 85-year-old will not break down.
The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) was absent from a community forum about its recovery role and how it will transition out of Christchurch.
Demand for housing in Christchurch after the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes has driven the value of residential properties up.
The claims for about 183 Canterbury customers of the failed Western Pacific Insurance are proceeding at a glacial place.
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