Addressing legislation in Russia, Putin told Stone "there are no restrictions whatsoever" on gay people, deflecting to the fact that other countries, such as hardline Islamic nations, have muchmore explicit bans on homosexuality, including the death penalty.
In response to question Putin laughed and said, "Well, I'd prefer not to go into the shower with him". The filmmaker said in an interview that there are more direct questions about relations with the United States in the unseen third and fourth episodes.
To which Putin responded: "I am not a woman, so I don't have bad days". "There are certain natural cycles".
It was not immediately clear how Putin answered, though he has repeatedly denied the accusation. One day, this is going to happen to each and every one of us.
The highly anticipated four-part documentary, The Putin Interviews, is airing from June 12 to 15.
Airing consecutively next week in what feels like the tail end of Putin's current media lack-of-charm offensive, the Stone-directed and -hosted extravaganza certainly lacks the deft touch of a Werner Herzog documentary.
Earlier Putin declared that a war between Russian Federation and the United States would have an apocalyptic ending. "He didn't betray the interests of his country".
"Our first contact with Mr Snowden was in China, ' Putin told Stone, adding that Russian Federation had offered him asylum because 'we were told back then that this was a person who wanted to fight against violations of human rights". "The only thing Snowden does, he does publicly".
Stone asked him about Russia's discriminatory "gay propaganda" law, passed in 2013, which has been the basis for raids and violence against gay people.
The clips released so far from Stone's interviews also see Putin musing on life and philosophy.
Kashmir can't be taken to ICJ
She said she was monitoring the project, and taking of review every three month to report to the Prime Minister every six month. Denouncing impression that India got any money for signing the deal, Swaraj said India never meant to profit from the accord.
Oracle goes 2-1 to take lead in America's Cup qualifiers
Land Rover BAR had a bad mark rounding halfway through the race and Groupama Team France went flying past and won by 53 seconds. The 35th edition of the America's Cup qualifying round is in full swing, as teams raced one another over the weekend.
Curry, Durant power Warriors past Cavs in Game 1, 113-91
It did help that the Cavs played little to no defense right from the opening tip, a trend that has plagued them in these playoffs. Kevin Durant led the way for Golden State, scoring 38 points (14-for-26 shooting) with eight rebounds and eight assists.
Florida confirms first cases of H3N2 'dog flu' in state
"More severe cases will be referred to the University of Florida for hospitalization and isolation", the clinic wrote. The virus is most commonly transmitted by coughing and sneezing dogs, which can spread their germs up to 20 feet.
Gunman Shot Dead After 21 Hour Siege
Much is often said about the difference in police use of force in the United States and other countries, including Australia. Queensland police officer Brett Forte was gunned down after a "wanted man" evaded police in a rural area west of Brisbane.
Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton
They chose to run him long and hope to gain from his speed once he got some clear air, as cars pulled in to make their pit stops. With the win, Vettel is now 25 points ahead of Hamilton for the lead in the driver's standings .
Muguruza marches on in Paris
Kazakh 27th seed Putintseva enjoyed her best Grand Slam performance in Paris past year when she made the quarter-finals. The 2017 French Open is shaking down to be quite interesting thus far, and on Friday the third round will get underway.