Organisers of a German prize for humanity and tolerance decided against honouring Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan as 25,000 people protested.
Quadriga foundation sought to honour Russian PM for his leadership in forging ties with Germany.
Michael J. Fox will receive a prestigious German award for his lifetime achievements.
An Indian human-rights activist, is in Germany to receive an award.
Lenin Raghuvanshi, an Indian human-rights activist, is in Germany to receive an award in the city of Weimar for his long fight on behalf of the dalits, or untouchables.
Day in Pics: 23rd October
Showbiz World - October 23, 2014
Aamir Khan's sensational 'PK' posters