Russian president calls for Asian money to back the transport revolution in Siberia.
Siberia's colossal resource potential is a great competitive advantage that needs to be skilfully deployed.
Bone-cracking cold, Gulag prison camps, oil flares visible from space, and bleak industrial cities - this is a common Western stereotype of Siberia.
The greatest tram ride of the world? A 30 km odyssey from '40th Anniversary of the Great Victory Street' in Ust-Ilimsk to the town's power station.
The runaway bus ignited in flames 'in a scene out of Hollywood'.
Board a train in London and travel across Siberia all the way to Tokyo?
Plan for Islamic extremist attack on city during May public holidays marking the anniversary of the end of World War Two.
Research in some of Russia's remotest regions on 43,000 year old bones may have a very modern application in saving lives of coronary patients.