President meets with people affected and pledges support, new homes and financial aid to ensure Khakassia can rebuild.
Praise for German shepherd who managed to pick up on a scent left hours earlier to locate youngster one kilometre away.
After a series of delays, Prime Minister orders the line to Russia’s diamond capital Yakutsk to be ready for the first passengers by July.
Irina Mukhamedshina, 24, a professional dog handler, is perhaps the world's leading expert in training foxes as pets.
Little orphaned cubs given fresh chance after being rescued and then adopted and nurtured with the help of zoos and vets.
As closed city prepares for construction of new reactor, one scientist calls for an inquiry to address environmental concerns of past 50 years.
Siberian ‘grandmothers’ fight club’ celebrated its 10th anniversary with a call to arms for elderly women worldwide to get involved.