Christchurch earthquake

Breach of rights in quake is new worry

The first earthquake claim alleging an insurance company breached an OECD instrument on human rights has been accepted.

Breach of rights in quake is new worry

83 year old Eileen Pearson protesting against her treatment by Tower Insurance in relation to her earthquake damaged home.

Fresh perspective on Christchurch's AMI stadium

Drones are the must-have gadget of the day and Stuff Nation readers have been putting them to good use to get a fresh perspective on their home towns.

Fresh perspective on Christchurch's AMI stadium

OVERVIEW: A drone's-eye view of the AMI stadium.

Aranui homeowner's insurance battle nears end

Ken Keir is resigned to a fourth winter in his ruined home but he takes comfort in feeling he has had the last laugh.

Aranui homeowner's insurance battle nears end

ONGOING BATTLE: Ken Keir says he was 'pretty laidback' before the quakes. 'I battled on for two, three years and then it started to affect me.'

Drone cameras capture bird's eye views of Christchurch quake damage

Cameras soaring through the skies of Christchurch are capturing the city in a new light.

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.