Falling demand for seats, problems with the rouble, and fluctuating exchange rates force Yakutia Airlines to axe three planes.
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.
Practised in Yakutia for generations, there is only one way to learn the art of ice fishing as Yakutia school children have discovered.
The Siberian producer - owned mainly by the Russian state and the Sakha government - hopes to shine on the international market.
Svetlana Churkina, 28, from the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) had gone through eight surgical operations after the crash.
100-year-old woman among the hundreds who party the night away on the banks of a Yakutia river as temperatures fall to -43C.