Uni student numbers keep falling

University of Canterbury numbers in decline, with 2014 enrolment the lowest in five years.

20,000 Aucklanders fail driving test

Taranaki and Auckland drivers struggle to pass restricted licence test while Otago-Southland drivers find success.

Teen 'had the X-factor'

A teen killed in a Queenstown chopper crash was about to start study aeronautical engineering degree in Sydney.

Facebook rape charge

A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped and then blackmailed by a man she met through Facebook.

Boy accused of high-speed chase

A 14-year-old boy allegedly led police on a high-speed chase through Canterbury.

Hail and thunder

hail methven Hail and thunderstorms have pounded parts of Christchurch as thousands of punters enjoy the first day of the A&P Show.

Racegoers to mostly escape rain

Fine 20C expected to give way to showers - but not until Cup Day events are ending. l Traffic warnings

Rain and gales may spoil 22C

Summery 23C in store today

Weather: Summer drawing near

Christchurch is in store for a couple of fine days as summer draws closer. 

A son so sadly missed

ctv Text messages were sent to all family members, all of them were answered ... except one.

'Bound by our experiences'

It was with a heavy heart that I began to watch last night's quake documentary The Day That Changed My Life.

Quake: Destructive and murderous

Tower 'twisted like a salt grinder'

NZ can learn from Japan

What can New Zealand learn from Japan about earthquakes?

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