roup of self-proclaimed 'Quake Outcasts' are taking two high profile Government officials to court.
Engineers found to have breached professional standards could be barred from practising the same way doctors or teachers are.
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) says it has closed one investigation relating to the Christchurch rebuild.
A group of Christchurch red-zoners are fighting ''arbitrary and unreasonable'' compensation for their earthquake-damaged land in the High Court today.
Landlord Nick Hunt announced plans to build a new Briscoes store on his Salisbury St property back in 2011.
Post-quake recovery issues will dominate the agenda for Christchurch's next intake of city councillors.
A $50 million pool of cheaper finance for cash-limited Canterbury firms to pay provisional tax obligations is being offered by Tax Management New Zealand.
The Great Christchurch Building Trust says the ChristChurch Cathedral could be restored for only $67 million.
The Christ Church Cathedral could be fully restored for much less than Anglican estimates, restoration campaigners say.
To mark the transition from what Christchurch was to what it will be a temple is being built for a fortnight.
A 500-metre detour in Christchurch's seaside suburbs has started today.
The cost of the Canterbury rebuild has been upped to $40 billion, says Prime Minister John Key.
Higher Christchurch rebuild costs are a sign of private sector backing for the city, Prime Minister John Key says.
The building industry has been given an early heads-up before tenders are called for a $1 billion rebuild of Christchurch's school system.
Growing concerns over how earthquake-proof our homes and buildings are have led to the first national expo for the quake-proofing industry.
"I'm Owen," he said, turning around in his seat and offering an impromptu introduction.
The weeds grow tall between 37 government-owned transportable housing units in Christchurch as a second winter of sitting idle at a city site approaches.
TC3 residents are battling on in the cold despite rising health problems from colds to rashes to panic attacks.
The blogger who released details of thousands of EQC claimants has announced he will stop posting on his site.
A former Christchurch couple "felt like frauds" when they were paid nearly $100,000 by the Earthquake Commission for building damage they didn't have.
Photographs and footage of rockfalls and houses teetering on clifftops did little to help business in the seaside town of Sumner after the February earthquake.
A Government service to help Cantabrians with their earthquake insurance battles has been slammed as a "total letdown" and not enough for weary residents in deadlocks with their insurers.
A detailed timeline on the recovery of Christchurch will provide the certainty needed for "big investment" in the city, a Christchurch business leader says.
Filming for a mini-series on Christchurch's quakes has finally come to an end.
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Nearly 1000 people have signed an online petition calling for an overhaul of the Earthquake Commission's claims management system.
Kendra Street was the face of Christchurch's insurance deadlock this week.
A contractor being investigated for allegedly burying building material instead of dumping it has surfaced again, this time triggering an insurance dispute after a demolition job.
The Anglican diocese will tomorrow release detailed information on how it arrived at cost estimates for three design options for the Christ Church Cathedral.
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