Thousands of people fleeing the Middle East and Africa into Europe should be redirected to Russia, claims economist Fred E Foldvary.
American academic calls for flood of refugees to be sent to Siberia
Life is hard enough without having to build separate climbing frames. Can we try to play nice?
Wildfires around Lake Baikal are 'close to catastrophic', say WWF
One more ancient civilisation found in Lake Issyk-Kul: could this be where St Matthew is buried?
Two grannies 'ordered contract killing of witch'
Revelations on Shigir Idol 'change our understanding of ancient civilisations'
World's greatest ever haul of supersize cave lion bones found in Urals
The Siberian 'Royal Races'
Fears of extinction for West Siberian cranes due to cruel hunting in Iran and Pakistan
Russia hints at including Himalayan bear in Red Book
The longest sketch in the world
Farmers produce strawberries in unlikeliest of regions
Hi-tech airships heralded as the future of transport in the region
Vera's stunning images of polar bears set to feature on children's clothes
Come to Siberia to have a stylish wedding photo shoot!
Is this Russia’s most beautiful police officer?
We are so proud of you
Team UDI shows Siberia really has got talent
Unique group for elderly women practising the art of Japanese Aikido is the only one in the world
Celebrity chef launches health crusade as figures show rise in obesity
The ultimate cure for stress, Siberian-style
A $7.4 billion cash injection for Trans-Siberian and Baikal-Amur rail lines confirmed by president.
Baywatch star on trip to Russian Far East visits lion saved from flooded zoo in Ussuriysk.
Giant sinkhole threatens more homes as it widens each week.
Bear and goats among drowned animals at two zoos after typhoon and heavy rain hits Russian Far East.
Homes underwater in this Far East city, but Russia escapes the worst of destruction.
Chinese newspaper notices straw man on duty at Amur River watchtower.