Suspicious fires at earthquake-damaged properties are worrying Christchurch firefighters, who say it is only a matter of time before somebody is seriously injured in a blaze.
Staircases and walls in hundreds of New Zealand high rises will need to be upgraded after an investigation into the failure of three buildings in the Christchurch earthquake.
A Christchurch family have been forced to live at the back of their home by "noisy and intimidating" prostitutes working on their residential street since February.
Two earthquake-damaged buildings at Canterbury University will be demolished.
The beer was flowing, along with the memories, at the official reopening of the historic Heathcote Valley Inn yesterday.
Most people in the Kaiapoi red zone will take a financial hit under the Government's offer to buy their property, official papers show.
Top-level Christchurch City Council staff have spent more than $43,000 on their work credit cards in the past year, including more than $12,000 on earthquake rewards and gifts.
A firm of United States architects and engineers is sponsoring Christchurch City councillor Aaron Keown's appearance at a Las Vegas conference this year.
The Historic Places Trust is being accused of making only a half-hearted effort to save Christchurch’s quake-damaged historic buildings.
Police have released a book of photographs taken inside the Christchurch CBD in the aftermath of the February 22 quake.
Mike Mallia's house has been to the brink, and back.
The Historic Places Trust has been called "gutless" as Christchurch's dwindling heritage falls beneath the wrecking ball.
The demolition of one of the oldest churches in Canterbury has been branded an "absolute sacrilege" by heritage advocates, but Anglican Bishop Victoria Matthews is defending the deconstruction of the quake-damaged Church of the Holy Trinity.
An anonymous writer has been posting predictions in people's letterboxes that a large earthquake and tsunami will hit this Wednesday.
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