Her mum "freaked out" and crouched under a desk.
You can never pick the moment when a big quake hits.
A magnitude 5.9 earthquake has struck Christchurch
Head boy Jake Bailey left his hospital bed to deliver this speech
West Indies have new look, but aim for same result
Office sex romp woman's ex says 'it's sad for everyone'
Locals tell of loud bang and flaming engine on Jetstar flight
Guptill happy in his own Eden paradise
Abandoned buildings in Christchurch lined with booby traps
The Christchurch fire service used the 100 ft Turn Table ladder to assist an...
Mother cuts baby after stabbing partner in the back, police say
Pets & Animals
Cheetah cubs euthanised after mum abandoned them at zoo
Three cheetah cubs in incubators at Christchurch veterinary hospital
Man convicted of killing Jade Bayliss, 13, had killed teen before
Injuries include fractured skull, punctured lung, internal bleeding
14-year-old victim plied with alcohol, held in shackles and chain
Christchurch Ibis is back after devastating earthquake of Feb 2011
Stong tremors felt on North Island of NZ
John Key visits Queen Elizabeth, talks about ChristChurch Cathedral
185 families in Christchurch get $10,000 from the Red Cross