Christchurch Earthquake 2011

Police man meeting after threat

Southern Response meeting

Security guards searching bags at Southern Response annual meeting after safety threatened.

Compo no fix for flooding woes

Heathcote River in flood April 29 "Throwing a few bob" to homeowners does not fix Christchurch's post-quake flooding, court hears.

Fears over EQC 'roadblock'

Jack Hodder Judges say EQC policy for flood-prone land claims could create a "roadblock effect " for homeowners.

EQC seeks legal clarity

Jack Hodder A complex court case affecting more than 13,000 land claims across Canterbury has begun.

Land claims in court

Judge, court, gavel, justice A four-day High Court hearing will determine how EQC will settle thousands of Chch land claims.

Survival against the odds

Olivia Cruickshank and Abigail Walls Two years after the deadly February 22, 2011 quake, a mother reveals the miracle tale of her survival after being buried in the rubble of City Mall with her 6-year-old daughter.

Red-zoners start over in Pegasus

Grandparents whose Bexley home was destroyed say they feel guilt at having a new home in Pegasus. »Time to buy a section?

Quake widow offers international aid

A love letter to Christchurch

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.

Councillor slams blueprint detail delay

Yani Johanson Repeated delays in releasing information behind the blueprint for the rebuild of central Christchurch are "ridiculous", a city councillor says.

Work on new pool to start 2013

Authorities want work to begin on Christchurch's new sports facility next year - but haven't got the land needed yet.

Christmas deadline unlikely to be met

Unwilling landowners to get ultimatum

Square remains the city's heart

Cathedral Square stays as the civic heart of Christchurch under the rebuild plan but will get a make-over.

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