There had been question marks over whether Moscow should be invited to the high-powered forum.
Vladimir Putin wants another frozen conflict in eastern Ukraine, says Yatseniuk.
Swaraj and Lavrov discussed the preparations for annual Summit between PM Modi and President Putin this year.
Calling Putin’s bluff, by other means
Putin was quoted by news agencies as saying that Kiev must withdraw its troops and stop artillery strikes.
There have been previous statements of agreements on steps for peace.
The remarks came a day after European Union leaders gave Russia a week to reverse course in Ukraine or face a new round of sanctions.
Putin said that a lot of Ukrainian soldiers were fighting the insurgents ‘against their will’.
The meeting came as Ukraine said its forces had captured 10 Russian soldiers in eastern Ukraine.
Many of the hacked tweets criticised Russian government policies.
US President Barack Obama has sent a letter to his counterpart Vladimir Putin on the issue.
Minorities in Russia disagree with 90 percent of the country who support Putin’s political policies.
Russia needs to know that action will follow if there isn’t a radical change in the way they behave: Cameron.
Putin and Merkel want a thorough and objective investigation of all the circumstances of the downing of MH17.
Narendra Modi may soon find that there are costs associated with India’s “privileged” partnership with Russia.