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• Paralympic Equestrian Tickets Go on Sale in HK• Beijing Police Boast of Security Record during Olympics
• Mexican Athletes Ready for the Paralympics• Spanish Basketball National Team Coach Resigns
• Nepal's Athletes and People Laud Beijing Games• HK Rider to Strive for Best at Paralympics
 
Medal Count
   
  Total
China 51 21 28 100
United States 36 38 36 110
Russia 23 21 28 72
August 24
The 2008 Beijing Olympic Games wrapped up Sunday. People enjoyed watching a surprising and entertaining closing ceremony. Before that spectators first enjoyed some fiercely fought sports finals.
• Spanish Olympic Cyclist Impressed by Hospitality in Beijing
• Beijing Olympic Games Amazes World: Ecuadorian Medalist
• Israeli Delegation Commends Beijing Olympic Games
• Russia Is Capable of Better Performance: Medvedev
• CCTV Aims at Record Live Broadcasts from Paralympics
 
• Chinese Women's Hockey Makes History
Chinese women's hockey team stunned the world by grabbing the Olympic silver in Beijing, its best ever result in world arena and first-ever Olympic medal.
 
• Zou Shiming Wins China's First Olympic Boxing Gold
Light flyweight (48kg) boxer Zou Shiming won China's first boxing Olympic gold medal by beating Mongolia's Serdamba Purevdorj 1-0.
• Love Ties Olympic Champions with Sichuan
This is a charity event, but not an ordinary one, coming just after the conclusion of the Olympics and the earthquake that ravaged Sichuan province in May.
• Young Chinese Realize Olympic Dreams in Beijing
Everyone has a dream, some may not realise it for life time, but some are lucky enough to reach their dreams immediately.
 
• Aug 25: Unforgettable
• Aug 24: What I Did during the Olympics
 
• Yang Jia's Diary: Volunteer
• Athletes, Officials and Spectators Leave Beijing after Olympic Games
• CRI Special --- Olympic Wrap Up
• Olympic Volunteers Have Done a Great Job
• Rogge: Legacy Beijing Games Has Long Term Positive Effects
• Paralympics' Preparation Starts at Sunday Midnight
• The Beijing Olympic Games Closed
• China's Zhang Yining Wins Olympic Singles Gold

• Assistive Facilities Expo to Be Held during Paralympics
• Disabled People's Troupe Performs for the Olympics
• Mongolian PM Hails Beijing Games as Fabulous Chapter in Olympic History
• Chinese Culture Influence Destined to Increase: Mayor of London
• Daily Sales on Beijing's Market up 17 Pct during Games
• Online Auction Site Cashes in on Games
• Olympics to See Budget Surplus: Chinese Olympic Committee Former Official
• Beijing Games Will Further Boost China's Opening-up Drive: Belgian Scholar
• Beijing's Economy not to Be Subject to Fluctuation after Olympics: Expert
   Olympic Cities
Beijing Hong Kong Qingdao Tianjin Shanghai Qinhuangdao Shenyang
• Increased Security in City Parks Is for Benefit of All: Official
Beijing tourism department on Thursday reassured foreign tourists that increased security at the city's parks was not aimed at them but at providing a safe environment for everyone to enjoy the Olympics.
Beijing's Economy not to Be Subject to Fluctuation after Olympics: Expert
An expert on Beijing Olympic economy said here on Thursday that the capital city's economy will not be subject to fluctuation after the Olympic Games.
Olympic Equestrian Opening Day Runs Smoothly: Official
The first-day session of the Olympic equestrian events competition ran smoothly, said Hong Kong Equestrian Company Chief Executive Officer W K Lam in Hong Kong Saturday.
Special Team to Provide Weather Services during Olympic Equestrian Events
The Hong Kong Observatory (HKO) said Sunday that it has deployed a dedicated team of meteorologists to provide weather information at the Olympic and Paralympic Equestrian Events venues.
Torch Kindled for City Celebration of Olympic Sailing
Torch for the city celebration of the Olympic sailing was kindled in Qingdao Saturday night at the launching ceremony of the Olympic sailing regatta.
"Yes We can" -- Qingdao Gets Ready for Olympic Sailing
The melody of Rod Stewart's "Sailing" was flowing out of the downtown shopping mall. Taxi drivers dressed in white shirts with black ties were waiting in line at the airport. Sailing boats with colorful national flags were speeding against waves on the sea.
Travel between Olympic Co-host Cities Cut to 30 Minutes
China's fastest train so far, with a velocity of 350 kilometers per hour, is scheduled to begin operation on August 1 to cut the 70 minutes travel time from Beijing to Tianjin, a co-host city of the Beijing Games, to 30 minutes.
Tianjin Airport to Adopt Special Security Checks
Tianjin airport will adopt special anti-explosion security checks from July 20 to ensure the safety of the civil air transport for the Beijing Olympic Games.
Shanghai Denies Invitation Letter Suspension on Visa Applications
A spokesman of the Shanghai municipal government said on Friday that the city never suspended issuing invitation letters to support business visa applications in response to some foreign media's reports.
Emergency Health Teams on Standby for Olympics
Shanghai has established 115 medical emergency and anti-terrorist teams to ensure the smooth running of football matches at the Olympics.
Olympic Torch Relay in Qinghuangdao
The Beijing Olympic torch relay started its leg in Qinhuangdao in northern China's Hebei province on Wednesday.
Qinhuangdao Combines the Games and the Beach
The 2008 Beijing Olympics belongs not only to metropolises with skyscrapers and flyovers.
Shenyang Deploys Trio of Sniffer Dogs
Passengers boarding trains to Beijing are being greeted these days by three sniffer dogs searching for explosives at the railway in this Olympic Games soccer co-host city.
Shenyang Mobilizes Cabbies in Security Campaign
Police in the Olympic Games soccer co-host city of Shenyang, northeast China, are offering rewards of up to 500,000 for information on security threats.
 
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