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Turin: City in Piedmont, Italy
Turin is a city and an important business and cultural centre in northern Italy. It is the capital city of Piedmont and of the Metropolitan City of Turin, and was the first Italian capital from 1861 to 1865. The city is located mainly on the western bank of the Po River, in front of Susa Valley, and is surrounded by the western Alpine arch and Superga Hill. The population of the city proper is 875,698 while the population of the urban area is estimated by Eurostat to be 1.7 million inhabitants. The Turin metropolitan area is estimated by the OECD to have a population of 2.2 million.

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Ronaldo returns to Juventus training after two months [Video]

Ronaldo returns to Juventus training after two months

Five-times World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo rejoins Serie A champions Juventus for training after an absence of 72 days that included the last two weeks in quarantine.

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Juve's Ronaldo out of quarantine, returns to training ground [Video]

Juve's Ronaldo out of quarantine, returns to training ground

Cristiano Ronaldo arrives back at the Juventus training ground after spending 14 days in quarantine after his return to Italy from Portugal.

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Cristiano Ronaldo back at Juve training ground after quarantine [Video]

Cristiano Ronaldo back at Juve training ground after quarantine

Cristiano Ronaldo returns to the Juventus training ground after spending two weeks in quarantine.

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More Serie A teams training amid suggestions of neutral venues [Video]

More Serie A teams training amid suggestions of neutral venues

Players return to training grounds in Italy amid talk of neutral venues being used for matches

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AC Milan players arrive at hospital for tests, Juventus players begin training individually [Video]

AC Milan players arrive at hospital for tests, Juventus players begin training individually

Test for Italian players as they return to training

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From Venice to Naples, Italians adapt to life post-lockdown [Video]

From Venice to Naples, Italians adapt to life post-lockdown

Social distancing was the new norm and streets were busier as Italy started to unwind its tight restrictions, letting some 4.5 million people return to work after nearly two months at home...

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Italy to reopen factories in staged end to lockdown [Video]

Italy to reopen factories in staged end to lockdown

Italy will allow factories and building sites to reopen from May 4 and permit limited family visits as it prepares a staged end to Europe's longest lockdown. Edward Baran reports.

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Rugani and Matuidi recover from coronavirus [Video]

Rugani and Matuidi recover from coronavirus

Recent swab tests from the pair came back negative.

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Some Italian businesses reopen as lockdown remains in place [Video]

Some Italian businesses reopen as lockdown remains in place

Dozens of businesses were allowed to resume activity in Italy on Tuesday, including bookshops, stationers and shops selling children's clothes, although harsh confinement measures remain in place.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:08Published

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