The Germany captain may have drawn less attention, but was deserving of her moment in the spotlight
Frankfurt Am Main
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Wednesday 07 December 2011
1. Leeds Christkindelmarkt
Until 18 December, leeds.gov.uk
Leeds' Millennium Square turns into a little bit of Germany with 40 visiting German traders, and there's even an authentic bierkeller.
Tuesday 19 July 2011
Two of the stars of Japan's victory used to work at Fukushima. David McNeill reports on the women who have inspired a nation
Monday 18 July 2011
Japan's giant-killing Women's World Cup campaign ended in glory with a penalty shoot-out win over traditional powerhouse the United States in the final in Frankfurt last night.
Thursday 14 July 2011
Japan will play the United States in the Women's World Cup final in Frankfurt on Sunday after they won through their semi-finals last night.
Sunday 17 April 2011
Paavo Järvi's spacious, serene reading of A German Requiem is beautifully recorded.
Monday 11 April 2011
Before the world was mapped so comprehensively by Google's camera cars, the colour plates that make up publisher Georg Braun and engraver Franz Hogenberg's survey of Europe, Africa, Asia and Central America would have performed a similar function.
Friday 08 April 2011
Following his brilliant interpretation of Beethoven's 9th, Järvi turns his attention to another German musical milestone, Brahms' most imposing work.
Friday 04 March 2011
The US Air Force has named a British-based airman who was one of two servicemen murdered as they arrived at a German airport.
Friday 04 March 2011
A 21-year-old gunman who allegedly shot dead two American airmen and seriously wounded two others after boarding a military bus at Frankfurt airport was almost certainly a lone operator motivated by Islamic extremist beliefs, German investigators said yesterday.
Thursday 03 March 2011
Barack Obama has condemned the shooting dead of two US airmen in Frankfurt.
Wednesday 02 March 2011
A gunman shot at US Air Force personnel on a bus outside Frankfurt airport today, killing two airmen and wounding two others before being taken into custody, authorities said.
Sunday 27 February 2011
Williams, the Formula One racing team, is due to complete its listing on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on Wednesday.
Wednesday 23 February 2011
The Formula One racing team operator Williams Grand Prix Holdings has narrowed the price range for its Frankfurt listing to €25-€27 a share, the team said yesterday.
Main attraction: Cruise through Germany between Europe's two great rivers – the Rhine and the Danube
Saturday 09 October 2010
When the deck hand waved at me, I gave a shy little wave back. The crew on board the Premicon Queen had been nothing if not friendly, so I was left reflecting to myself on the intimate bonhomie of river cruises. Then he gave me a really big, rather more urgent, wave: he was doing a sweep of the top deck to warn us of fast-approaching low bridges, for which Germany's Main river is renowned.
Thursday 07 October 2010
It is what the publisher calls the world's largest book, and features at the annual Frankfurt Book Fair.
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