The Russian team lost to China today 0-4 and that dropped Russian down to 4th place. A strong Indian team headed by GM Koneru Humpy is now in 2nd place.
This is interesting: Board Standings! After R5, here are the Board 1 standings:
"Despite the documented evidence of chess historian H.J.R. Murray, I have always thought that chess was invented by a goddess." George Koltonowski, from Women in Chess, Players of the Modern Game