Christchurch Hit by Yet Another Earthquake
After a few months of relative calm, Christchurch has been hit with another earthquake.
The quake hit at 1.58pm local time and was followed by a second sharp jolt.
A visitor to the city said Westfield Mall was being evacuated. Terrified shoppers stumbled and fell as they fled the mall and items tumbled off the shelves.
Phone lines are down. I was first advised by our NZ manager but the first news bulletin I can find, following the advice, is this one: