Christchurch earthquake

Damage causes Christchurch house to rot as owners battle insurers

Paul Gilbertson's Christchurch home is in "serious trouble" as damage from liquefaction rots floorboards and foundations.

Damage causes Christchurch house to rot as owners battle insurers

Paul Gilbertson has spent years with severe liquefaction under his earthquake damaged house.

Homeowners expect fight for quake repair reviews after settlement expands EQC's liability 'hugely'

Canterbury property owners remain up in arms over the Earthquake Commission's EQC) response after a settlement confirmed it must repair homes to "where new" standard.  

Homeowners expect fight for quake repair reviews after settlement expands EQC's liability 'hugely'

EQC have closed Mandy Fraser's claim, but have not repaired up to a 'when new' standard as they are legally required to do.

EQC agreement with EQC Action Group has major implications

<strong>EQC's refusal&nbsp;to admit it was wrong -&nbsp;and insist&nbsp;Thursday's&nbsp;joint declaration had always been its position - expands its liability hugely by meaning&nbsp;all prior claimants can ask for a review, writes&nbsp;Massey University&nbsp;insurance expert&nbsp;Dr Michael Naylor.</strong>

EQC agreement with EQC Action Group has major implications

Alistair Cree is among those who have won an ongoing battle with EQC regarding earthquake repairs.

Receivers sue insurers of fraudster Ken Anderson's former LWR buildings

A lengthy, multi million-dollar High Court dispute continues to wage over part of fraudster Ken Anderson's&nbsp;former&nbsp;Lane Walker Rudkin site in central Christchurch.

Receivers sue insurers of fraudster Ken Anderson's former LWR buildings

Lane Walker Rudkin Industries went bust in 2009.

United we stand

United we stand

The moment that changed our nation forever, we remember those who died in last February's earthquake.

Civic Memorial Service in Hagley Park

Civic Memorial Service in Hagley Park

We remember those who died in last February's earthquake.

John Key on February 22nd 12:51 2011

John Key on February 22nd 12:51 2011

Prime Minister John Key gives his recollection of the events and days following the February 2011 earthquake.

Christchurch quake at Westfield Mall

Christchurch quake at Westfield Mall

Rattled shoppers Kathy Williams, Nelene Barron and Jaime Thomson talk about the December 23, 2011, Christchurch quake.

Chch has Resilience and buzz

chch The good has far outweighed the bad in Aaron Horan's post-quake life in Christchurch.

Post-quake fear of being alone

The Christchurch earthquakes have brought Tony Becker's neighbourhood together.

Quakes changed my perspective

More petty crime post-quake

Chch life: Tough, but I love it

Lily Marr was new to Christchurch just two weeks before the February quake, but she hasn't left.

Ask your quake questions

Berryman On the eve of the Christchurch earthquake anniversary, GNS Science earthquake expert Kelvin Berryman joins us at midday to answer your questions.

Canterbury Plains faults 'quite strong'

Ask an Expert: Canterbury Faults 'quite strong"

Kiwis say quake trial 'ridiculous'

Scientists' trial over quake deaths

Ask An Expert: Understanding magnitude

Earthquake magnitude is not a linear scale. For every step up in magnitude there is about a 30 times increase in energy released.

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