Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 10 °C Tuesday 22 October, 2019

#Siberia

# siberia - Saturday 4 August, 2018

18 killed after Russian helicopter crashes in northern Siberia

The helicopter was operated by Russian national airline Utair.

# siberia - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

'These children were killed by corruption': Angry locals question official death toll in Russian fire

Demonstrations have taken place across Russia after the shopping centre fire in Kemerovo.

Putin says Russia shopping centre fire that killed 41 children was 'criminal negligence'

The fire at the Winter Cherry shopping centre in Kemerovo was extinguished yesterday morning after burning through the night.

# siberia - Monday 26 March, 2018

Siberia shopping centre fire: Witnesses say fire alarms did not go off as blaze kills 64

“People started running around, it was just awful. There were a lot of children, children without parents,” one witness said.

# siberia - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Over 40 people have died as a result of the severe icy weather gripping Europe

At least 42 people have died because of weather conditions in Europe since Friday.

# siberia - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Putin cultivates strongman persona with holiday adventure snaps shown on Russian TV

A Kremlin spokesperson said Putin went rafting in mountain rivers, fished in a waterfall near a mountain lake and went hiking on the holiday.

# siberia - Monday 19 December, 2016

49 dead in Russian city after drinking toxic bath essence

Such products, which are not intended for drinking, are often sold to impoverished alcoholics.

# siberia - Friday 30 September, 2016

Fears for Rudolph as 250,000 reindeer to be culled before Christmas over anthrax fears

A state of emergency was imposed in July over the anthrax outbreak, which has claimed the life of a 12-year-old boy.

# siberia - Friday 23 September, 2016

Three-year-old 'Mowgli' found after surviving three days in a Siberian forest

Tserin was wearing shoes – but no coat – when he wandered into the taiga, the snow forest which covers much of Russia and circles the globe.

# siberia - Saturday 27 August, 2016

This Siberian lake has just turned bright pink a couple of months early

Lake Burlinskoye turns a bright pink colour in hot temperatures due to an overload of tiny shrimp.

# siberia - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Giant holes that mysteriously appeared in Siberia could be sign of climate 'time bomb'

When the first 100 foot hole was spotted two years ago, everyone was baffled.

# siberia - Monday 16 November, 2015

From The42 'No sleep... BO levels at an all time high': Connacht's bogus journey keeps dragging on and on The Siberians

'No sleep... BO levels at an all time high': Connacht's bogus journey keeps dragging on and on

The Westerners hit a major visa hiccup in Moscow.

From The42 Connacht are still not back on Irish soil after being stranded in Siberia Forever Delayed

Connacht are still not back on Irish soil after being stranded in Siberia

They’re due to play Brive in the Challenge Cup on Saturday.

# siberia - Saturday 14 November, 2015

From The42 Hot water bottles and blankets aplenty on the Connacht bench in Siberia this morning Snapshots

Hot water bottles and blankets aplenty on the Connacht bench in Siberia this morning

Temperatures were below -20ºC in Krasnoyarsk as they overcame Enisei-STM in the Challenge Cup.

From The42 Connacht brave sub-zero temperatures to secure bonus-point win in Siberia Big Freeze

Connacht brave sub-zero temperatures to secure bonus-point win in Siberia

Job done for Pat Lam’s men in Krasnoyarsk.

# siberia - Sunday 28 December, 2014

The 33 photographs that took our breath away this year

From Leaving Certificate students to George Clooney, here are the most striking photographs from 2014.

# siberia - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

# siberia - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge A giant hole has mysteriously appeared at the 'end of the world' in Siberia Apocalypse Now?

# siberia - Monday 9 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Woman sets fire to wrong haystack after being unfriended on Facebook Hay Stop That

Woman sets fire to wrong haystack after being unfriended on Facebook

Sure, that will make her add you back.

# siberia - Monday 13 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge This is what happens when you open a window during Siberian Winter Sibrrrrria

This is what happens when you open a window during Siberian Winter

Everything’s gone up in smoke.

# siberia - Monday 23 December, 2013

AK-47 inventor Mikhail Kalashnikov dies

Kalashnikov designed a weapon that became synonymous with killing on a sometimes indiscriminate scale

# siberia - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Missing Pussy Riot member is being transferred to Siberia, husband says

The whereabouts of Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, jailed two years ago for her part in the performance of a protest song, had been unknown since October 22nd.

# siberia - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Siberian 'forest boy' found after 16 years in wilderness

The young man was afraid he would not survive the winter without his missing parents.

# siberia - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Russian doctor 'stole heroin from drug mule's stomach' during operation

The doctor was high on drugs when he was arrested.

# siberia - Sunday 16 December, 2012

Elephants survive a stay in Siberia... thanks to two cases of vodka

Something to bear in mind the next time you find yourself on a circus tour abandoned in wintry Russia.

# siberia - Saturday 6 October, 2012

# siberia - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Well-preserved mammoth may hold new clues about early man’s hunting habits

A 10,000-year-old mammoth found in Siberia could shed new light on ancient human behaviour, say scientists.

# siberia - Monday 2 April, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…

32 killed as passenger flight crashes after take-off

Eleven survivors were hospitalised with burns after the accident in Siberia.

# siberia - Friday 23 March, 2012

Unidentified space object falls from the sky in Siberia Space Junk This post contains videos

Unidentified space object falls from the sky in Siberia

The Russian Federal Space Agency has denied ownership of the object – saying it is neither a rocket nor a spacecraft.

# siberia - Thursday 15 December, 2011

Two killed in blaze on Russian atomic icebreaker

A fire broke out on the nuclear-powered vessel in Siberia this morning, killing two crew and injuring a third.

# siberia - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Asteroid comes close to Earth - but what would happen if it hit us? Near Miss

Asteroid comes close to Earth - but what would happen if it hit us?

Astronomers say the asteroid will pass Earth safely this evening – but here’s a worst-case scenario guide to what would happen if it didn’t.

# siberia - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From The Daily Edge Siberian officials claim to have found Yeti tracks Yeti

Siberian officials claim to have found Yeti tracks

Scientists say they are “95 per cent” certain they have found evidence of the fabled Abominable Snowman in Siberia.

# siberia - Thursday 28 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Energy regulator backs rise in Bord Gáis prices, Corrib ‘rape tape’ report released, and amazing video of a whale’s ‘thank you’ dance after being freed from fishing nets…

News of the World staff offered new jobs... in Siberia

Staff who were made redundant in the aftermath of the phone-hacking scandal have been left out in the cold… literally.

# siberia - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Wildfires rage across eastern Russia

So far, 421 wildfires have been reported in eastern Russia over the past 24-hours – sparking fears of a repeat of last summer’s fires which killed dozens of people.

# siberia - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

From The Daily Edge 'Dead alien' found in Siberia: Video UFOs This post contains videos

'Dead alien' found in Siberia: Video

Conspiracy theories have been sparked after a local man filmed what is claimed to be the body of a dead extraterrestrial.