Vessel Stepan Arzhakov ran aground in Lena River after being washed ashore due to strong early morning crosswinds.
One region has shot 58 ravaging brown bears this year because they intrude too close to settlements, destroying livestock.
Ancient items of jewellery found by archeologists on Taymyr peninsula are stone labrets which were inserted into the face below the bottom lip.
Well-dressed abandoned baby found by pensioner is now being cared for by orphanage, but police and carers offer help to mother.
Curbs will stop foreigners working in schools, as drivers on passenger transport, or in children's food production.