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Farmers demo will part-close Gloucester

Farmers demo will part-close Gloucester

Friday, 21 September 2012 4:29 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A section of Gloucester St will close to traffic for up to four weeks from Monday while buildings on both sides are demolished.

Stroke-hit granddad slams EQC

Stroke-hit granddad slams EQC

Friday, 21 September 2012 3:58 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Quake-hit elderly residents have hit out at the Earthquake Commission (EQC) for its "appalling" communications and voiced their anger at the time it is taking to get claims settled.

Shallow magnitude-4.3 quake shakes city

Shallow magnitude-4.3 quake shakes city

Friday, 21 September 2012 3:06 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Two shallow quakes that shook Christchurch this afternoon were aftershocks of the December 23 quakes.

158 buildings may share CTV flaw

158 buildings may share CTV flaw

Friday, 21 September 2012 2:45 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Shallow 4.3-magnitude quake shakes city

Shallow 4.3-magnitude quake shakes city

Friday, 21 September 2012 1:43 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Christchurch has been shaken by a shallow magnitude-4.3 earthquake this afternoon.

BNZ offers insurance to home buyers

BNZ offers insurance to home buyers

Friday, 21 September 2012 1:09 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Quake rebuild drives up GDP

Quake rebuild drives up GDP

Friday, 21 September 2012 8:34 a.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Chris Barton: Grand plan, or land grab?

Chris Barton: Grand plan, or land grab?

Friday, 21 September 2012 8:00 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

Property developer Lisle Hood labelled it a "land grab", telling  it was "public terrorism on the population of Christchurch, particularly business owners". Long-term property investor Denis Harwood told  the acquisition process was "". And the government body doing the grabbing - the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) - was called a "".

IAG eases cover for new homes

IAG eases cover for new homes

Friday, 21 September 2012 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Insurance cover will become easier to obtain for new home build customers and wider areas of Canterbury following a period of less seismic activity, the country's largest insurer IAG NZ says.

Mayor challenges Port Hills zoning process

Mayor challenges Port Hills zoning process

Friday, 21 September 2012 12:08 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Christchurch Mayor Bob Parker has challenged the process used to condemn homes on the Port Hills at risk of rockfall, amid claims some of the homes could be spared and millions in ratepayers' money saved.

Rebuild gives NZ a boost

Rebuild gives NZ a boost

Thursday, 20 September 2012 11:18 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Canterbury's earthquake rebuild programme is ramping up to noticeably strengthen the country's economic growth, economists say.

Christchurch residents fed up with dusty tip

Christchurch residents fed up with dusty tip

Thursday, 20 September 2012 6:28 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Bravery medal should go to museum

Bravery medal should go to museum

Thursday, 20 September 2012 4:50 p.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch's bravery medal should be housed at the Canterbury Musuem, not the city council offices, an online readers poll suggests.

Christchurch residents tired of  insurance woes

Christchurch residents tired of insurance woes

Thursday, 20 September 2012 4:33 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Dumping quake debris to continue to 2017

Dumping quake debris to continue to 2017

Thursday, 20 September 2012 3:57 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Earthquake rubble will continue to be dumped at the Burwood Resource Recovery Park.

Rubble from quake will be dumped until 2017

Rubble from quake will be dumped until 2017

Thursday, 20 September 2012 3:39 p.m. by MediaHerald Popular

Rubble from earthquake-damaged buildings will continue to be dumped at a Christchurch landfill until 2017, the city council confirmed today.

Another forum for elderly and EQC

Another forum for elderly and EQC

Thursday, 20 September 2012 2:34 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The elderly will have an opportunity to meet with Earthquake Commission bosses tomorrow morning when the third in a series of forums for the older generation is held at Parklands Baptish Church.

Call for interest in Avon River precinct

Call for interest in Avon River precinct

Thursday, 20 September 2012 1:55 p.m. by MediaStuff

The search is on for landscape designers to lead the first of the anchor projects in the central Christchurch rebuild.

QEII farewell event needed

QEII 'farewell event needed'

Thursday, 20 September 2012 11:11 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A former city councillor has made an emotional plea for the council to fund a community event at Queen Elizabeth II Park so people can grieve and farewell the soon-to-be demolished complex.

System errors cause rogue quake reports

System errors cause rogue quake reports

Thursday, 20 September 2012 11:08 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Sneak peek at Chch mayors quake book

Sneak peek at Chch mayor's quake book

Thursday, 20 September 2012 10:55 a.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Save our homes plead hill residents

'Save our homes' plead hill residents

Thursday, 20 September 2012 10:46 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Newly red-zoned Port Hills residents believe some of their homes could be saved if the city council took steps to mitigate the rockfall risk.

Insurers, EQC urged to settle drilling impasse

Insurers, EQC urged to settle drilling impasse

Thursday, 20 September 2012 10:26 a.m. by MediaStuff

Insurance companies and the Earthquake Commission have been urged to "stop mucking around" after talks on collaborative drilling broke down.

Travellers will bypass city due to flight cuts

Travellers will bypass city due to flight cuts

Thursday, 20 September 2012 8:42 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Budget airline Jetstar has cut the link between Christchurch and Queenstown due to low demand, meaning some international travellers will bypass the city still in recovery mode after the 2011 earthquakes.

Parker book airs post-quake power struggles

Parker book airs post-quake 'power struggles'

Wednesday, 19 September 2012 11:41 p.m. by MediaStuff

A book by Christchurch Mayor Bob Parker that promises to reveal the "power struggles" in the city has received a mixed response before it is published, with some councillors questioning his priorities.

Christchurch quake insurance fraud could be $1 billion

Christchurch quake insurance fraud could be $1 billion

Wednesday, 19 September 2012 7:08 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Wounded soldiers fight for Burnham School

Wounded soldiers fight for Burnham School

Wednesday, 19 September 2012 6:19 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Ripped Apart - Bob Parker pens quake book

Ripped Apart - Bob Parker pens quake book

Wednesday, 19 September 2012 2:00 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Government reviewing EQC

Government reviewing EQC

Wednesday, 19 September 2012 9:00 a.m. by Media3News Popular

The Government has announced a review of the Earthquake Commission after it effectively ran out of money paying for the Christchurch quakes.

Specialist warns of Christchurch quake fraud risk

Specialist warns of Christchurch quake fraud risk

Wednesday, 19 September 2012 8:04 a.m. by Media3News Popular

Insurance companies are being warned to be on their guard against people who may try to exploit the Christchurch rebuild for their own financial gain.

Christchurch may get new red-light district

Christchurch may get new red-light district

Wednesday, 19 September 2012 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Bravery award is peoples medal

Bravery award is 'people's medal'

Wednesday, 19 September 2012 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Christchurch cardboard cathedral tubes arrive

Christchurch cardboard cathedral tubes arrive

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 5:29 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Potential merger for ChCh Catholic schools

Potential merger for ChCh Catholic schools

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 5:10 p.m. by Media3News Popular

The changes would come into effect for the start of the 2015 year.

EQC review needs settlement focus – Labour

EQC review needs settlement focus – Labour

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 3:09 p.m. by Media3News Popular

A review of the Earthquake Commission's functions needs to go further and look at how the organisation performed in the wake of the Canterbury earthquakes, Labour says.

Huge fraud potential in Chch rebuild

Huge fraud potential in Chch rebuild

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 1:34 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

IAG error has far-reaching effects

IAG error has far-reaching effects

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 12:53 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

IAG admits underpaying quake victims

IAG admits underpaying quake victims

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 11:11 a.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Contents cover may go in EQC review

Contents cover may go in EQC review

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 10:31 a.m. by Media3News Popular

Government to review EQC

Government to review EQC

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 10:28 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

A Government review of the Earthquake Commission will not examine the body's performance in the Canterbury earthquakes.

Govt to review Earthquake Commission Act 1993

Govt to review Earthquake Commission Act 1993

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 10:17 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

It is hoped a review of the Earthquake Commission will draw on the lessons learned following the Canterbury Earthquakes.The Government has confirmed it will review the Earthquake Commission Act 1993 and report back on changes to...

Govt to review Earthquake Commission

Govt to review Earthquake Commission

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 10:17 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

It is hoped a review of the Earthquake Commission will draw on the lessons learned following the Canterbury Earthquakes.The Government has confirmed it will review the Earthquake Commission Act 1993 and report back on changes to...

Centennial Pool future still unknown

Centennial Pool future still unknown

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 7:38 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Maori schools fight merger

Maori schools fight merger

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 5:30 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

NZ memories: 6.3 earthquake hits Christchurch

NZ memories: 6.3 earthquake hits Christchurch

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 5:30 a.m. by MediaHerald Popular

 

Pressure on commission to revisit role of Shirtcliff

Pressure on commission to revisit role of Shirtcliff

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Pressure is building on the Canterbury Earthquakes Royal Commission to have a closer look at a Christchurch fraudster who appears to have misled the commission.

Government control in Christchurch criticised

Government control in Christchurch criticised

Monday, 17 September 2012 12:44 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The ''command and control'' approach the Government is using in Christchurch is no longer appropriate, an expert in public policy and governance says.

Google to keep pre-quake Christchurch map

Google to keep pre-quake Christchurch map

Monday, 17 September 2012 11:24 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

Using Google's street view for Christchurch has become much like a virtual walk down memory lane - and it seems likely to stay that way.

Government control in Chch criticised

Government control in Chch criticised

Monday, 17 September 2012 11:20 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

The ''command and control'' approach the Government is using in Christchurch is no longer appropriate, an expert in public policy and governance says.

Push for a united scientific quakes front

Push for a united scientific quakes front

Monday, 17 September 2012 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Complaints roll in over EQC staff

Complaints roll in over EQC staff

Sunday, 16 September 2012 8:23 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

History comes with a high price

History comes with a high price

Sunday, 16 September 2012 2:24 p.m. by MediaThePress Popular

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Commission confirms CTV hearing complete

Commission confirms CTV hearing complete

Sunday, 16 September 2012 12:07 p.m. by Media3News Popular

 

Cruel betrayal by charming guest

Cruel betrayal by 'charming' guest

Sunday, 16 September 2012 8:37 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Families call for perjury charges against Shirtcliff

Families call for perjury charges against Shirtcliff

Sunday, 16 September 2012 7:47 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Volunteers muck in to remove fences

Volunteers muck in to remove fences

Saturday, 15 September 2012 1:50 p.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Free concert on offer for volunteers

Free concert on offer for volunteers

Saturday, 15 September 2012 10:26 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Lawyers called in over red zone offers

Lawyers called in over red zone offers

Saturday, 15 September 2012 9:48 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

 

Heritage mill to become wee jewel

Heritage mill to become 'wee jewel'

Saturday, 15 September 2012 8:22 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular

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New community of company for elderly

New community of 'company' for elderly

Saturday, 15 September 2012 7:24 a.m. by MediaStuff Popular