In the aftermath of yesterday’s 6.3 magnitude Christchurch earthquake , at least 39 people are known to have been killed (and possible hundreds of more), with people still being pulled from the wreckage.
More than 11 aftershocks of magnitude 4 or over have also been recorded, with the most recent taking place early this morning.
It is New Zealand’s worst natural disaster in 80 years.
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Stories (latest first)
NZ Herald: Christchurch quake: Fears 300 dead
RadioNZ: Lyttelton ‘like a battlefield’
Morning Report: Entire programme devoted to earthquake aftermath
Nine to Noon: Entire programme devoted to earthquake aftermath
Dominion Post: Aftershocks predicted to last for months
Otago Daily Times/NZPA: US team to assist Christchurch rescue efforts
Southland Times: Huge quake rocks Christchurch