• Centre scraps BharatNet Rs 1,950-cr 'discriminatory' tender
    CHENNAI, JUNE 27 (IANS): The central government on Friday asked the Tamil Nadu Fibernet Corporation Limited (TANFINET) to scrap its Rs 1,950 crore BharatNet tender as the bidding conditions were "restrictive and discriminatory", NGO Arappor Iyakkam said.   BharatNet, is a central government project to connect all village panchayats in the country with scalable bandwidth using Optical Fibre Cable (OFC). In Tamil Nadu, the project was planned to be implemented throug