Jason Scott The rebuilding of Christchurch, New Zealand's third-largest city that suffered a major earthquake in February 2011, will cost a total of $NZ40 billion ($33.
Two more earthquakes shake New Zealand's South Island city.
Pam Graham Nigel in Brisbane is annoying Christchurch resident Mary Cudworth, who says he is nice but knows nothing.
Laura McQuillan CHRISTCHURCH: The blueprint for a compact, low-rise CBD in Christchurch has been unveiled, with separate cultural, sporting and retail precincts, all surrounded by open green space.
WELLINGTON: Aftershocks have continued to rock Christchurch through Christmas, with no sign of the tremors easing for the festive season.
Wellington Christmas is off to a shaky start for Christchurch residents, with no sign of aftershocks easing up for the festive season.
Power is back on to about 10,000 Christchurch homes that lost electricity in a 5.5 quake - one of 13 to hit the city this morning.
Quake-ravaged Christ Church Cathedral will be pulled down.
A large earthquake has hit Christchurch, causing evacuations and disruption to power and phone services.
A "damaging" aftershock has shaken Christchurch.
Prince William tours the quake-ravaged streets of Christchurch and congratulates the rescue workers for their efforts.
More Christchurch victims are expected to be named as the city is hit by more aftershocks.
Lucy Rickard Amid the carnage, the battered city of Christchurch now faces a water-shortage and immense pressure on the health system as hospitals are inundated with hundreds of people injured in yesterday's...
There are grave fears that the Hotel Grand Chancellor building in downtown Christchurch may collapse with reports the building is visibly slumping.
Earthquakes are a situational hazard for New Zealand's second biggest city.
Prince William has touched down in quake-ravaged Christchurch to a rapturous round of applause, taking time out to hold a baby as he passed through the airport.
Stories emerge of miraculous survival amid the devastation of Christchurch.
Survivors emerge from the rubble as Christchurch faces the devastation wreaked by yesterdays earthquake.
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key has confirmed at least 65 people are dead after a 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck the city of Christchurch.
New Zealand's Civil Defence Minister says hopes are fading in the search for survivors from Christchurch's quake, as the death toll edged above 100 overnight.