Christchurch earthquake

Drone flyover shows big job ahead for repairers of Christchurch's Sumner Rd

Sporadic blasts in the Port Hills herald progress on Sumner Rd, but a drone flyover shows the extent of the work still to be done. 

Drone flyover shows big job ahead for repairers of Christchurch's Sumner Rd

Aerial vision of the rockfall damage that closed Sumner Road from Evans Pass to Lyttelton, which has been closed since February 2011 due to earthquake damage and the risk posed by geohazards, including rockfall, cliff collapse and landslides.

Police complete report into CTV collapse, no decision on prosecutions

Police have completed a report into the collapse of Christchurch's CTV building but are yet to decide whether to prosecute.

Police complete report into CTV collapse, no decision on prosecutions

The CTV building following the February 2011 Christchurch earthquake.

Welcome to A-town: A connected community in Christchurch's second poorest suburb

It's two days before Aranui's biggest event of the year and Rachael Fonotia's office on Hampshire Street is bustling with activity.

Welcome to A-town: A connected community in Christchurch's second poorest suburb

Lois Foote has lived off and on in Aranui for 25 years. The Aranui suburb 6 years on from an earthquake that really hit their community hard, being one of Christchurch's poorest and most diverse suburbs.

National Portrait: Earth's rumblings a fascination for scientist Dr Ken Gledhill

If you had to paint a picture of the archetypical scientist, you'd come up with an image of Dr Ken Gledhill: deeply woolly, untamed grizzly white beard, spectacles, fleecy jerkin.

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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