In 2012, the residents of Tumul all stopped drinking vodka and other intoxicating drinks as the village went dry...
Photographers pitch idea to tourist officials for bespoke pictures in Amur region, and first happy couple arrives from China.
Meet Inspector Anastasia whose secret for looking good is an enthusiasm for keeping fit and eating healthy.
More than three-quarters of the population in some areas found to be overweight and now Jamie Oliver says it's time to act.
Victor Markov graduated from a ballet school but shunned the limelight and headed home to his remote farm, where he can't stop dancing.
It may seem unusual but sunbathing in snow and wearing nothing more than a swimming costume in -10C can help fitness.