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Kazakhstan athlete Olga Rypakova won gold medal at London Olympics-2012. ©REUTERS
Olympics: Nazarbayev congratulated Rypakova on victory

Kazakhstan President congratulated athlete Olga Rypakova on winning gold at London Olympics.

Olympics: Nazarbayev congratulated Rypakova on victory
Olympics: Kazakhstan ahead of Germany in medal count
Olympics: Kazakhstan ahead of Germany in medal count

After the ninth day of the Games, Kazakhstan Olympic team is ranked 7th.

Olympics: Kazakhstan ahead of Germany in medal count
PHOTO: Kazakhstan's Rypakova wins women's triple jump at Olympics
PHOTO: Kazakhstan's Rypakova wins women's triple jump at Olympics

Kazakhstan's Olga Rypakova won Olympic gold in the women's triple jump on Sunday.

PHOTO: Kazakhstan's Rypakova wins women's triple jump at Olympics
PHOTO: Kazakh Ilyin wins men's under-94kg weightlifting gold at Olypmics
PHOTO: Kazakh Ilyin wins men's under-94kg weightlifting gold at Olypmics

Kazakhstan's Ilya Ilyin set two new world records as he stormed to Olympic under-94kg men's weightlifting gold at the ExCel Arena on Saturday.

PHOTO: Kazakh Ilyin wins men's under-94kg weightlifting gold at Olypmics
Olympics: Kazakhstan's Podobedova wins women's 75kg gold
Olympics: Kazakhstan's Podobedova wins women's 75kg gold

Kazakhstan's Svetlana Podobedova lifted the total of 291kg. 4 Olympic gold medals is a record for Kazakhstan.

Olympics: Kazakhstan's Podobedova wins women's 75kg gold
PHOTO: Kazakhstan's Podobedova wins women's 75kg gold at Olympics
PHOTO: Kazakhstan's Podobedova wins women's 75kg gold at Olympics

Kazakhstan's Svetlana Podobedova won the Olympic Games women's -75kg weightlifting gold medal on Friday with a total lift of 291kg.

PHOTO: Kazakhstan's Podobedova wins women's 75kg gold at Olympics
Olympics: Heady mantle of world's fastest man
Olympics: Heady mantle of world's fastest man

Following in the footsteps of the likes of Jesse Owens and Carl Lewis cannot be easy, but Usain Bolt has carried the heady mantle of the world's fastest man with a fun-loving dignity.

Olympics: Heady mantle of world's fastest man
Olympics: US NBA stars deliver win for the ages
Olympics: US NBA stars deliver win for the ages

Carmelo Anthony says the US Olympic team of NBA stars was not trying to send a message to the original Dream Team when it scored the most points in a game in Olympic history in routing Nigeria 156-73.

Olympics: US NBA stars deliver win for the ages
London tourism rates plunge during Olympics
London tourism rates plunge during Olympics

The London 2012 Olympics appears to be deterring tourists from the capital's centre after warnings of travel chaos and overpriced hotel rooms.

London tourism rates plunge during Olympics
NATO troops watch Games with weapons at hand
NATO troops watch Games with weapons at hand

After 30 years of war, the London Olympics are a distant dreamworld for most Afghans -- and even the 130,000 NATO-led troops from 50 countries watch the television broadcasts with weapons close at hand.

NATO troops watch Games with weapons at hand
Daily Mail takes a blow from nowhere
Revenge for Vino From Nowhere

The stunning victory of Aleksandre Vinokourov at London Olympics-2012 caused a heated discussion in British and international tabloids as well as among Internet users.

Revenge for Vino From Nowhere
China's Wang Xiaoli and Yu Yang. ©REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad
Olympics: China's Yu quits badminton after scandal

One of the star Chinese badminton players disqualified from the Olympics for throwing a match has announced she is quitting the sport, saying her dreams had been "heartlessly shattered".

Olympics: China's Yu quits badminton after scandal
Olympics: Ye's Aussie mentor says doping claims wrong
Olympics: Ye's Aussie mentor says doping claims wrong

An Australian mentor of Chinese swimming sensation Ye Shiwen has slammed claims her Olympic achievements were fuelled by drugs, saying he was "100 percent certain" the teenager was clean.

Olympics: Ye's Aussie mentor says doping claims wrong
Boxing: Kazakhstan super heavyweight boxer reached quarterfinals of Olympics
Boxing: Kazakhstan super heavyweight boxer reached quarterfinals of Olympics

Ivan Dychko, Kazakhstan +91-kilogram weight league boxer, has advanced to the Olympic quarterfinals in London.

Boxing: Kazakhstan super heavyweight boxer reached quarterfinals of Olympics
Cycling: Vinokourov failed to win second Olympic medal
Cycling: Vinokourov failed to win second Olympic medal

Alexandre Vinokourov, London Olympic champion of the men’s road race, came 23rd in the individual time trial on August 1.

Cycling: Vinokourov failed to win second Olympic medal
Olympics: S. Korea media, netizens lament "disgrace"
Olympics: S. Korea media, netizens lament "disgrace"

South Korean newspapers and netizens were generally scathing Thursday about their country's involvement in the Olympic badminton scandal, with one paper terming the affair a national embarrassment.

Olympics: S. Korea media, netizens lament "disgrace"
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Fans want to make Kazakhstan world Twitter trend

Fans of Kazakhstan Olympic team and active Internet users are trying to make #KAZAKHSTANNUMBERONE a world Twitter trend.

Fans want to make Kazakhstan world Twitter trend
Olympics: Kazakhstan lost 2 lines in medal count
Olympics: Kazakhstan lost 2 lines in medal count

Kazakhstan national team is ranked 8th by medal count after the 5th day of London Olympics-2012.

Olympics: Kazakhstan lost 2 lines in medal count
Chinshanlo promised a kilo of ice-cream for Olympic gold
Chinshanlo promised a kilo of ice-cream for Olympic gold

Kazakhstan weight-lifter Zulfiya Chinshanlo was going to eat up all the food at the Olympic village’s canteen after her victory.

Chinshanlo promised a kilo of ice-cream for Olympic gold
Chinese outraged with Chinshanlo's victory for Kazakhstan
Chinese outraged with Chinshanlo's victory for Kazakhstan

Chinese media insists that Kazakhstan weightlifter Zulfiya Chinshanlo is a Chinese sportswoman rented to Kazakhstan.

Chinese outraged with Chinshanlo's victory for Kazakhstan