03 Mar '11, 3am

It will take at least 10 years to rebuild Christchurch, officials said, adding that the CBD would be closed for 'months'

It will take at least 10 years to rebuild Christchurch, officials said, adding that the CBD would be closed for 'months'

Civil Defence head John Hamilton confirmed that officials now believed there were no survivors trapped beneath the mountains of rubble across the city. The last person found alive was pulled from a pancaked office block on Wednesday last week, a day after the 6.3 magnitude quake.

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