Don't shoot but instead feed starving roe deer, decide men in the Altai Mountains.
Geologists say as much as 44.8 billion roubles-worth has been found in valley to the north of famous range.
A 15 million rouble subsidy has been granted to airline S7 to operate flights on the Moscow to Gorno-Altaisk route during the rest of 2012.
Sixty researchers will spend ten days inside Kek-Tash Cave in the Altai mountains.
Exceptionally heavy snow falls lead to hunger and death for hardy animals.
Child may give clues to mysterious mountain people linked to Attila the Hun's ancestors.
Beijing reviewing its energy needs with slowing economy, says report.
$50 billion has created a dream Winter Olympics resort - but Siberia also has great mountains.
But further development unlikely unless authorities improve infrastructure at 'Siberian Coin' gambling zone.
Now the prickly rodent lives no closer than 2,000 kilometres away, but its remains - recently dated - are scattered in caves of the Altai Mountains.