I think the russian version - Ah innocent times, "All the things she said" went to number 1 in UK and the video featured schoolgirl lesbians with a kiss on the video - Top of the Pops would never play full video - Anyway the girls always kissed during live performance - The girls were due to perform live on Top of the Pops, the papers were full of will they or won't they beforehand. The BBC had to issue a statement to say that the girls were told in no uncertain terms not to kiss.
I like both versions of these songs, but I kinda prefer Russian version, it sounds cooler. By the way, there are some other great songs with both Russian and English version, here is an example (two different bands):
I remember them because they are from Russia. They lost because of problems with their producer. Very sad story, the producer got brain cancer, and one of the singers lost her voice.:( ... I prefer their songs in Russian.