The Canterbury House of the Year renovation supreme winner went to this Fendalton house renovated by John Hamilton ...

Canterbury's best houses

Take a look inside Canterbury's award winning homes.

Land status queried

11122015 News photo: Supplied/Colliers. The 40,000 hectare Mt White Station is for sale for the first time in nearly 100 ...

Century-old error that put land earmarked for national park into pastoral lease is now being investigated.

Warning over icy roads

Everything is stacking up for a potentially catastrophic weekend on frosty South Island roads, Canterbury police say.

Canty man dies in Bali

A Kiwi who died on holiday in Bali was a well-liked truck driver working in Australia.

New scholarships for club rugby

The $50k programme is a step towards equalising a competition some claim is unbalanced.

New fashion stores for city

Three more international fashion shops have signed up to open in Christchurch's CBD.

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Turei 'speaking truth to power'

Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei receives a standing ovation before she speaks at the Aoraki and Te Tai Tonga ...

Party faithful back Greens co-leader as she defends benefit fraud confession.

One dead in Appleby car crash video

A 32-year-old man has died after a serious crash near Nelson on Friday morning.

School property funding inefficient

Man threatened police

The Rebuild

Cashel St a fashion hub as new stores sign on

An artist's impression of a completed The Crossing development. H&M and Topshop will bookend the Cashel St frontage east ...

Three more international fashion stores have signed up for the new central Christchurch retail precinct.

Performing arts to bring CBD to life

An artist's impression of an early concept design for The Court Theatre on the corner of Colombo and Gloucester streets ...

OPINION: Court Theatre chief executive Philip Aldridge outlines the vision for Christchurch's performing arts precinct.

At your service

Jed has come a long way since he started selling gelato to fund a school trip to Vietnam.

Three enterprising young men with big dreams share a determination to shape the city's hospitality map.

Court Theatre outlines vision

An artist's impression of an early concept design for The Court Theatre on the corner of Colombo and Gloucester streets.

The Court Theatre will fundraise to find reported $15m shortfall, and car park building should be built first, says chief executive.

Flooded Southshore residents 'angry'

Southshore Residents Association chairman Bill Simpson says what happened in Southshore during last weekend's flooding ...

Nearly 350 Southshore residents have expressed "anger and disappointment at the late and inadequate response" to flood risk in their suburb.

Opinion

We should love rich folks

Peter Thiel is a very rich Kiwi.

OPINION: There is nothing wrong with rich folks. New Zealand actually needs more billionaires, writes Martin van Beynen.

I'm a Bain obsessive and Black Hands podcast is terrific

Press senior writer Martin van Beynen, who sat through almost every minute of the David Bain retrial, was the writer and ...

OPINION: If you liked Making a Murderer or Serial, you'll love the Black Hands podcast.

Performing arts to bring CBD to life

An artist's impression of an early concept design for The Court Theatre on the corner of Colombo and Gloucester streets ...

OPINION: Court Theatre chief executive Philip Aldridge outlines the vision for Christchurch's performing arts precinct.

Synthetic highs and lows

A police photograph of synthetic cannabis seized during a drug raid in Auckland.

OPINION: A mismanaged drugs market has led to a health crisis.

Cycle trail support a no-brainer

Cycle trail

EDITORIAL: A proposed Marlborough to Christchurch cycle trail just got a boost from Wellington. It's time local government stepped up.

business

Cashel St a fashion hub as new stores sign on

An artist's impression of a completed The Crossing development. H&M and Topshop will bookend the Cashel St frontage east ...

Three more international fashion stores have signed up for the new central Christchurch retail precinct.

No room for light-fingered housekeepers

Hiring a convicted thief to clean hotel rooms "doesn't really work", according to Tourism Industry Aotearoa chief ...

Poor screening of people referred by Work and Income for hospitality jobs blamed in part for why temporary migrants are filling job vacancies.

Delta-Infinity development on track

A Riccarton-Wigram Community Board recommendation supported by member Mike Mora was defeated at a full city council meeting.

A long standing impasse at a Yaldhurst may have been overcome with a decision by Christchurch City Council to dedicate land for a road.

Office building quake risk 'shocking'

An image from the MBIE report shows damage inside Statistics House.

Less than 34 office buildings in New Zealand meet the seismic restraints standard.

No end in sight to expansion at Sylvia Park

Kiwi Property Group chief executive Chris Gudgeon will leave the company in September 2018 after 10 years with the company.

Kiwi Property directors don't share concerns about static consumption or the death of shopping malls.

sport

Marty Banks: I'll be back

Marty Banks' Highlanders career came to an end in last weekend's quarterfinal loss to the Crusaders.

Reefton rugby talent may be off to Italy for two years, but he plans to notch 50 caps with the Makos before retiring.

New scholarships for club rugby

Lincoln University, which offers rugby scholarships, has won the Canterbury Metro competition for the last two years and ...

The $50,000 programme is a step towards equalising a competition some claim is unbalanced.

Lincoln Uni target rare three-peat

University skipper and blindside flanker Sam Godwin will be a pivotal figure for his side in the Canterbury Metro final.

 They're not popular in Canterbury club rugby, but Lincoln University aren't concerned and are focused on winning.

Mauger or Hammett?

DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND - JULY 14:  James Lentjes of the Highlanders celebrates his try with team mate Kayne Hammington ...

Highlanders fans should know who their team's new head coach is by the end of next week.

Rennie airs Chiefs' 'hate' video

Chiefs coach Dave Rennie will join Scotland club Glasgow Warriors after Super Rugby.

The Crusaders and Chiefs have hardly had a cosy relationship since Dave Rennie took over in 2012.

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Nurse shuns fad diets, loses 46kg video

Lisa Press says at 55 she feels better than she has ever felt in her life.

"This is the happiest I've ever felt about myself. The strongest I've ever been."

Humble market a foodie's paradise

Biodynamic farmer Hans Schaper is a legend in vegetable growing.

This market has the freshest vegetables you can buy.

What's on in Christchurch this week

Kiwi comedian Rhys Darby is bringing his Mystic Time Bird tour to Christchurch this weekend.

Comedy and music dominate the week's cultural highlights in Christchurch.

Lines at 7.30am for these doughnuts

The popular salted caramel brandy snap doughnut.

"I'm challenging myself to always try and outdo my last doughnut."

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