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Head of Yakutia awarded President of Kyrgyzstan
05:38 20 October 2016

Egor Borisov has awarded Plaque of Honor of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) “For strengthening peace and friendship among peoples” to President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev, says the website of…
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Musical Instruments Exhibition
04:15 20 October 2016

Museum of Music and Folklore of Peoples of Yakutia and Culture Department of Gorny region welcome to Exhibition Kөmүs dorҕoonnor (Golden Sounds), dedicated to the creative activity of well-known folk…
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ALROSA to promote fluorescent diamonds
05:33 19 October 2016

ALROSA is preparing a program to promote fluorescent diamonds, said Company Presidential Adviser Galina Platonova in an interview to Interfax.

The Head of the Republic: Yakutia should issue licenses for mammoth bones extraction
01:30 18 October 2016

According to Il Darkhan, the need to regulate the paleontological extraction is spelled out in federal law as a separate legal act. He also referred to Order of the President, according to which all…

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American aviator-millionaire in the sky of Yakutia

Back in 1938 American industrialist, businessman, engineer, aviation pioneer and innovator Howard Hughes was sailing in the sky of Yakutia during his trip around the world.
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From the Amazon to Siberia

«We filmed a lot of Yakutsk’s city center, Old town, Lenin square, opera house, local markets, shops and streets». Cameraman of the well-known American TV channel «Travel Channel» Daniel Zagayer came…

7 biggest holes in the world

Number of amazing natural phenomena certainly may include periodically opened holes in different locations around the world.

Attractions of Yakutia: Labynkyr Lake

Labynkyr Lake for several hundred years has been famous for its mystery. As told by legends, Labynkyr Lake is a place of a dreadful monster like Loch Ness in Scotland. Cryptozoologists hypothesize on…

MIR Kimberlite Pipe (Yakutia) is the largest diamond mine in the world

In Yakutia, near the city of Mirny, there is the largest diamond mine in the world – MIR kimberlite pipe (the city of Mirny takes its name from the pipe). The quarry has a depth of 525 meters and a…

Must-see in Yakutia

Today Yakutia is celebrating two major dates: Statehood Day of the Republic and World Tourism Day. On the occasion of these dates ‘Yakutia Today’ offers a visit to three unique places located in the…

Yakutsk among popular tourist cities of the Russian Far East hotel search service has identified a list of the most popular cities in the "Eastern Ring of Russia" (Siberia and the Far East of Russia) among Russian and foreign tourists, which…
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How to start acquaintance with Yakutia

Tourism is one of the most profitable industries in the world economy. In recent years, the industry achieved many positive results in the field of domestic and inbound tourism in Yakutia. Largely…
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Stone people - the Kisilyakh Mountain

A true masterpiece of Yakutia is the Kisilyakh Mountain. It is located in the Verkhoyansk area on the watershed of the rivers of Yana and Adycha in spurs of the Kisilyakhsky ridge, a part of the…

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