Gold deposits at the Podgolechnoye mine in Yakutia are more impressive than earlier understood.
As temperatures sunk to minus 50C and below, schools and kindergartens were closed for the world's hardiest children.
A deal worth at least $60 million a year is close between Russia's largest diamond mining company and the US giant Tiffany & Co.
I found a place and people who have kept their authenticity and culture far from the globalisation, currently killing every culture around the world, one by one.
Yakutsk, currently hosting the Children of Asia International sports games was forced to halt arrivals and departures.
The major earthquake was 866km (538 miles) northeast of Yakutsk, capital of the Sakha Republic - also known as Yakutia.
The government of the Sakha republic in Siberia has allocated extra cash to slaughtering wolves threatening remote reindeer villages.
Meet our unique Siberian love child, a female cross between a lion and a tigress, and the undisputed star of Novosibirsk Zoo.