20 Jul '11, 11pm

China lauds 'Tiger mother' Wendi Deng (via ST iPhone App)

China lauds 'Tiger mother' Wendi Deng (via ST iPhone App)

'Tiger mother' Wendi Deng (above) was the toast of China's huge online community on Wednesday as images of her leaping to the defence of her 80-year-old husband Rupert Murdoch were splashed across the Internet. -- PHOTO: AP BEIJING - 'TIGER mother' Wendi Deng was the toast of China's huge online community on Wednesday as images of her leaping to the defence of her 80-year-old husband Rupert Murdoch were splashed across the Internet. One online survey even found the striking Chinese-born American's actions had made many of China's 485 million web users believe in love all over again. Ms Deng, who is 38 years younger than Mr Murdoch, was described as a 'guardian angel' after her haymaker on a pie-wielding protester during a British parliamentary hearing on the News of the World hacking scandal on Tuesday. Footage of the 42-year-old - in a bright pink jacket and pencil skirt ...

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