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'Complacent' Arsenal through despite home defeat by Ostersund

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger said his side were complacent as they survived a huge scare against Swedish minnows Ostersunds FK to claim a place in the last 16 of the Europa League. The Gunners won the first leg 3-0 but one of football’s great shocks looked possible at half-time after the visitors struck two goals in 70 seconds. Graham Potter’s side, who have risen from Sweden’s fourth tier since 2010, were on top in the first half and led 2-0 thanks to Calum Chambers’ own goal – deflecting in Hosam…

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Telling Italy’s Story Through Its Clothes

Advertisement Among the designers whose work forms the backbone of “Italiana: Italy Through the Lens of Fashion,” which opens Feb. 22 at the Palazzo Reale during Milan Fashion Week, are names that hulk like monuments in the history of 20th-century fashion: Prada, Valentino, Armani, Versace. Yet there are also other seminal ones — Walter Albini and Romeo Gigli come to mind — that nowadays are sadly unfamiliar to all but dedicated cognoscenti. The curators, Stefano Tonchi (he is also the editor of W magazine) and Maria Luisa Frisa, an Italian…

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GB women through to curling semi-finals after beating Canada

XXIII Olympic Winter Games Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage times Great Britain have beaten Canada to secure a place in the women’s curling semi-finals at the Winter Olympics. GB could still have qualified if they lost their final round-robin game while Canada had to win to keep alive their hopes of finishing in the top four. The reigning champions led for most of the contest but GB levelled it up…

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Australian Open: Kyle Edmund through in extreme heat

2018 Australian Open Dates: 15-28 January Venue: Melbourne Park Coverage: Watch highlights on BBC Two, the BBC Sport website and app from 20 January. Live commentary on the best matches on BBC Radio and online. Kyle Edmund fought back in punishing heat to beat Georgia’s Nikoloz Basilashvili in five sets and reach the Australian Open fourth round. The Briton, 23, recovered from a mid-match slump as the temperature hit 39C to win 7-6 (7-0) 3-6 4-6 6-0 7-5. Edmund, ranked 49th, took control by converting his eighth break point in…

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News: Record 78 million passengers pass through Heathrow in 2017

A record breaking 78 million passengers travelled through the London Heathrow Airport in 2017, up 3.1 per cent on last year. Passenger volumes were driven up by larger and fuller aircraft. Heathrow also became one of the fastest growing major European hubs for cargo, with 1.7 million metric tonnes travelling through the airport – equivalent to the weight of 134,000 London buses or 136 London Shards. Across the year, the key markets for cargo were the US, east Asia, and Europe. Heathrow chief executive, John Holland-Kaye, said: “Heathrow had its…

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