Cantabrians have been advised to check on friends and
neighbours, after the first strong earthquake to rock
Christchurch in months.
Auditor-General Lyn Provost has confirmed her office will
investigate whether the Crown is recovering the maximum
possible from insurers for properties purchased by the Crown
in the red zone in Christchurch.
A name change for a government ministry has resulted on New
Zealand meat being blocked at Chinese ports, Labour has
Alcohol and inexperience behind the wheel were factors in a
road crash which killed three teenagers, a coroner has found.
Police are seeking three men armed with garden tools who
carried out a violent home invasion in Waihi overnight.
A sworn police officer facing a raft of charges relating to
the manufacture and distribution of drugs has been denied
The Blues have announced a new partnership with a private
investment company to run the franchise for the next seven
The Warriors and Panthers share a lot of things, not least of
all the fact they are mentored by individuals who not so long
ago sat in the opposition coach's box.
A strong earthquake has rocked Christchurch this afternoon -
the first to be widely felt in months.
Two men have today been formally charged with murder after a
Christchurch man died in hospital from serious burn injuries.
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