Since the quakes, insurance costs for stone churches have skyrocketed, prompting calls for Anglican Church officials to sell off some of its buildings.
There are reports of a “significant” earthquake in Christchurch this afternoon.
Christchurch has been rocked by a sharp jolt this afternoon.
The web presence of Canterbury businesses has inexplicably fallen from its nation-leading position at the start of the year, the MYOB BusinessMonitor survey shows.
What do East Timor, Rwanda, Iran, Gabon, Christchurch and Lyttelton have in common?
The former boss of a concrete cutting company has told the royal commission that his men drilled up to 200 fist-sized holes into various parts of the CTV building in the late 1990s.
An American engineer is confident in the findings of the Christchurch based engineer who assessed and ticked of the CTV building just months before it collapsed.
Nature called and the portable toilets answered.
A CTV building inspector says he is living with the consequences and relives the inspection over and over in his mind.
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