A Christchurch man is still in a coma in a hospital in Thailand - thirteen days after he fell from his apartment balcony.
The Irish Independent reports the man suffered severe head injuries in the fall.
Foreign Affairs hasn't been asked for any assistance from the man's family, who are believed to be in Thailand.
The newspaper reports the man locked himself out of his apartment, after a night on the town in Bangkok.
It says he was returning to New Zealand after visiting relatives in Ireland.