By using this you agree to the following terms and conditions of website:-
SECTION – I – DEFINITION AND APPLICABILITY
In this “terms and conditions – cum – agreement”, unless the context otherwise requires, the following words and phrases shall have the following meaning:-
A-1) “Agreement” means the present TERMS AND CONDITIONS – CUM – USER AGREEMENT, and shall include all future changes or amendments to this TERMS AND CONDITIONS – CUM – USER AGREEMENT or any condition or other agreement or other terms and conditions for using the website in anyway.
A-2) “Content” means and includes any news item, article, blog, forum, comments or views expressed on website by way of any text, article, report, data, sound, picture or video or any other form of expression on the website.
A-3) “Owner” means the person who at the relevant time owns or is having rights to operate and manage the website.
A-4) “Terms & conditions” means the present TERMS AND CONDITIONS – CUM – USER AGREEMENT, and shall include all future changes or amendments to this TERMS AND CONDITIONS – CUM – USER AGREEMENT or any condition or other agreement or other terms and conditions for using the website in anyway.
A-5) “User” will include the person using or excessing or surfing the website; it will also include persons registered on the website; it will also include persons using blog or forum services of the website; it will also include anybody using counselling services provided through this website; it will also include persons uploading any content on the website; it will also include any person publishing any news or comment etc. on the website.
A-6) “You” will include the person using or excessing or surfing the website; it will also include persons registered on the website; it will also include persons using blog or forum services of the website; it will also include anybody using counselling services provided through this website; it will also include persons uploading any content on the website; it will also include any person publishing any news or comment etc. on the website.
A-7) “Website” means the www.youthensnews.com, except if any other website is expressly referred.
B-1) This TERMS AND CONDITIONS – CUM – USER AGREEMENT shall be applicable to all the users of the website without any exception. If you access the website or get registered on this website, then it will mean that you agree to these terms and conditions.
B-2) Using the website and/or services provided herein will mean that you understand and accept all the terms and conditions of this website. If you are not agreeable or comfortable with any of the terms and conditions of this agreement then you shall not use this website in any way.
B-3) These terms and conditions constitute a legally binding agreement between you and the website.
B-4) You here by represents that you are at least 18 (eighteen) years old and is capable of entering into contract, and thus, hereby agree to these terms and conditions. Any person under 18 (eighteen) years of age may use the website or any services or register with the website under the guidance of their parents or guardians, and in such matters their parents and guardians will be deemed to agree with these terms and conditions, and shall be held liable for any of the acts of the said under age person.
C) RIGHT TO CHANGE THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS:-
The website reserves all its right to add, amend, change in any way any or all the terms and conditions for using the website, without intimating users, solely at its own discretion. By agreeing to the terms and condition and by continue using the website shall mean that you agree to all such changes in this terms and conditions.
D) RIGHT TO CHANGE OR ADD OR DISCONTINUE ANY OR ALL THE SERVICES:-
The website and its owners at their sole discretion can change or add or discontinue any or all the services of this website without intimating to any of the user or may remove any content of the website. The website is not liable in any way to continue providing any or all the services to the users. The website or its owners cannot be held liable for any loss or damage caused to any person because of any addition, change or discontinuation of any or all the services of this website.
SECTION – II – DECLARATIONS & LIABILITIES
A) The website is not having any political affiliations and don’t support or oppose any political party. If any author or writer or reporter or content uploader expresses any views about any political party then such views are his/her/their personal views and the website do not associate or believe or accepts such views.
B) The website declares that the website will abide by all the laws of the country. All the users of the website shall also abide by laws of the country while using the website in any way. If there is violation of any of the laws of the country prevalent at the relevant time then the said user shall be liable for its violation. The website or its owners won’t be liable for any such violation.
C) The website doesn’t promote or oppose any religion. Any views expressed in any article, news item, blog or forum by any author or writer or reporter or content uploader or in any comment which promotes or criticizes any religious practise or religion then it will be his/her/their personal views and the website do not associate or believe or accepts such views. Such content shall also be liable to be removed if there is any complaint or if the website otherwise finds it inappropriate while coming across any such a content.
D) The user of the website shall understand that the website is merely providing a platform for youth and to others to publish contents including articles, news, counselling relating to youth and youth related issue. There are two types of contents on the website one which is developed by in-house team of the website and others are from third party. The website relies on third parties/ freelance reporters/ students/ youth in general to upload contents on the website. The website is managing the contents and arranging it on the website in such a way which merely makes it more presentable. Thus, the website is not liable for any of the contents uploaded on the website and the person uploading or posting such content will be solely liable for it. Though, as far as practicable, the website will try to keep check on any content violating any law or having any hateful or discriminatory comment or infringing any intellectual property right, however, as you can understand there will be a lot of contents so it will not be possible for keeping all the contents under check.
E) The website gives no guarantee that the information / content on the website will be error free. The user’s discretion is required. You will need to verify any information / advice / suggestion thoroughly and shall take professional advice in this regards before acting upon or believing any such information / advice / suggestion or content.
F) ADVERTISEMENTS: As you can understand that there will be advertisements of different companies, other websites, products, goods, services, events etc. on the website. It will not mean that the website is advising you to use such product or services. The website will in no way liable for any product or services in any such advertisement and if any user will buy or use any such product or service then he shall do it on his own risk and according to his own choice. The website will not be liable in any way for any damage, loss or harm caused due to use of any such product or service.
G) LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES: There may also be links to other websites in any content on the website. As you can understand that any website except www.youthensnews.com is out of control of the website and its owners, so, the website will not be responsible for any content on any such website and the website will not be liable for any views expressed therein, any product or services provided therein. If any user will buy or use any such product or service then he shall do it on his own risk and according to his own choice. The website will not be liable in any way for any damage, loss or harm caused due to use of any such product or service.
H) You shall understand that if any investigation agency of the Government, like police, CBI etc., will seek any information, content or detail of any member registered on the website or user, then the website will be liable to supply such information, content or details of the members or user. Privacy of the users will not be violated by such act, and by accepting these terms and conditions you are hereby permitting the website and its owners to co-operate with any such investigation.
SECTION – III – GENERAL CONDITIONS
A) You hereby assures the website and agree that you shall use the website for lawful purposes only and you will not in any way violate any law, regulations, rules or ordinances by any Government authority including Central Government, State Government, legislature or any international law in force in India.
B) You will not use the website in any way or will not post any content including comments on website which is unlawful, harassing, libellous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable material or content.
C) You will not engage into or post any antisocial, disruptive or any such material or content which harm the harmony of the country or may start or stir up any communal tension, racial dispute, sectarian violence etc.
D) You will not post, distribute, transmit or make it available any file or link containing any malicious software or link such as computer virus, worm, Trojan, or any other form of malware which in any way damage, disrupt, steal, or in general inflict some other “bad” or illegitimate action on data, hosts, networks, or website.
E) You will not post any form of advertisement without permission from the website or its owners. If any such material is found on the website then the website may immediately remove such content or advertisement. In such case you shall also be liable to pay website advertisement charges.
F) You shall not use the website in such a way that could overburden, damage, disable, impair the website or any system connected to it.
G) You shall not collect personal information of other users, comments made by them, contents including comments posted by them on blogs or forums without their express written consent.
H) You shall not make any representation or warranty on behalf of the website.
I) You shall always maintain high standards of the website while posting any content.
J) You shall not use abusive language or any language, words, phrases which may hurt the feelings of any person, caste, creed, religion or nationality.
K) You shall not upload or post any pornographic content in any way on the website or any of the blog or forum or comment.
L) You shall understand that the website reserves the right to withdraw any of the content posted by you or any comment made by you.
M) The website can also bar you and/or your IP address from using or accessing the website or any service provided through the website.
N) The website can review to content uploaded by you.
O) You will not use the website or services herein for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms and conditions or by notice to you.
P) These terms and conditions will not be deemed to constitute a partnership or agency between you and the website. You will not have any authority to bind the website in anyway whatsoever through these terms and conditions or otherwise.
SECTION – IV – INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHT
A) You shall upload any content including text, image, photo, video or sound only if- a) you are the author of such content; b) you are having copyright of such content; c) the author of the content or the person having the copyright has permitted you to use and upload such content; d) you are merely referring to any text, article, passage, image, photo, picture, video, sound or anything else to which somebody else is having copyright, if permissible under the law; e) you are merely copying only limited part of any text, article, passage, image, photo, picture, video, sound or anything else to which somebody else is having copyright, which is permissible under the law, and you shall refer the name of the author of that work sufficiently to show as to whom such work or content belongs.
B) You shall not infringe anybody else’s intellectual property right. You shall alone be liable for infringement of any of the intellectual property rights, including copy right, design, trade mark etc., if any such violation is done by you or at your instance.
C) The website or its owner/s will not be liable in any way for infringement of any intellectual property rights if any such violation is done by any user. The user will compensate to the website and/or its owner/s if any suit or complaint is made against the website or its owner/s. The user will be liable to compensate for legal and other expenses made in this regards in defending such suit or complaint and also for other monetary losses and shall pay damages for loss of reputation.
D) You shall understand that all the contents uploaded or posted by you on the website or blog or forum or in comments shall become the property of the website. You hereby permit/assign/grant the website and its owners – a non-exclusive, royalty free, perpetual, irrevocable and sub-licensable – right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, distribute, perform, display or create derivative work of any such content. Without prejudice to this, the website will have right to use it in any article, news report etc. on the website or otherwise.
E) LIMITED PERMISSION TO USE: you shall be only limited permission to use the website and any content on the website. a) you shall only access the website for personal use; b) you shall not in any way download any content from the website or copy it on any other website, or on any electronic device or take its printout, however, you can download it on your personal electronic device or take printout of any content only if you want, intend or assure that you are doing so only for your personal use and shall not use it in any way for any commercial purpose, however in no case you shall copy, download or print any content from any blog or forum; c) you shall take a written permission from the website before using any content on the website.
F) COPYRIGHT & TRADEMARK: The name of the website-www.youthensnews.com, YOUTHENSNEWS or any derivative of it, or similar names or homophonic words or art shall be of exclusive ownership and use of the owner of the website. The website and its owners will have exclusive copyright, trademark and other intellectual property rights in it. The website and its owners shall have sole right to use it logo/ design of the YOUTHENSNEWS as published on the website.
G) NOTICE: You, general public and law enforcement agencies should understand that the website is not liable for any infringement of anybody’s copyright, or any other intellectual property right, because of any content uploaded or posted or transmitted through the website or in any advertisement by any user or third party. However, the website may remove the content which violates anybody’s intellectual property rights. For such purpose, anybody claiming the infringement of intellectual property right may write to the website in this regards and website will look into it and may remove the content if so found to be violating anybody’s intellectual property right. Anybody can contact the website either by sending email on email@example.com or on postal address: Youthens Publication, 34, I.K.D.C. College Building, 2/2 Old Palasia, Greater Kailash Road, Indore-452001.
SECTION – V – REGISTRATION
A) You shall be required to register yourself on the website before you can use services like blog, forum, counselling or for making any comments on any news or in any forum or for uploading any content or if you want to receive news alerts or other contents on your email address or on your mobile.
B) At the time of registration you shall expressly accept these terms and conditions by clicking on “I Agree” button.
C) At the time of registration you will need to provide your exact details. You shall not provide incorrect details or shall not try to impersonate yourself as somebody else.
D) By registering on the website you agree that the website can verify the personal and other details provided by you at the time of registration. The website can verify the veracity and accuracy of the details given by you in any way including by calling you on your phone or by sending SMS or by post or by email or by personally visiting you. If any details are found to be wrong then activities of your account will be terminated immediately. You shall also be liable to prosecution if you will try to impersonate any person or entity which actually you are not. In such case you shall also be liable for fraud and misrepresentation.
E) You shall know and understand that the website will keep record of the details given by you.
F) You shall understand that the website or its owner/s can use the details given by you in anyway and as & when they require.
G) You shall only be eligible for getting news alerts or articles or any other content on your email or phone only if you register with the website and subscribe for getting such alerts, articles or any other content.
H) The website and its owner/s are having exclusive right to terminate your account or registration if there is any violation of any the terms or conditions or otherwise also.
SECTION – VI – BLOG AND FORUM
A) The website may also provide blog and forum (as understood generally on internet) facility / feature on the website to its registered users only. However, the website in its own discretion can permit other users also to use it or make comments on it.
B) No user shall claim any right to use or have access to any blog or forum facility.
C) You shall understand that any content or comment you post on such blogs or forums can be viewed by others.
D) You shall also understand and agree that the website can use any of the content or views express on any such blog or forum for the purposes of news reporting or in any article. However, the website respects your privacy and will not use any of your content if while posting it or later on (before it is used or referred) you select appropriate privacy settings for such content or comment.
E) The website will have the exclusive right to temporarily or permanently block, remove, delete or hide any of the blogs or forums or any part of the blog, forum or comments. The website can also deny permission to any of the user to use any particular or all the blogs or forums.
F) As the contents posted on the blogs and forums are generally beyond control of the website, therefore, you shall alone by liable for any of the contents or comments on your or others’ blog or forum.
G) You shall abide by all the conditions of these terms and conditions.
SECTION – VII – COUNSELLING
A) The website may also provide counselling facility for its user.
B) The website may make a compilation of names of the experts in different fields for the purpose of counselling. The website will endeavour that the website will connect you to the best available person in the field in which you want counseling, however, the website cannot guarantee that he is the best person.
C) You shall know and understand that the website will merely provide you with details of the experts in the field in which you require counseling, and may also connect you to such expert, if you want, through the website. It is your own choice whether or not you want counseling form such person.
D) The website doesn’t guarantee that the person giving you counselling through the website is expert in the field, so you need to verify it personally before using this facility. You shall take any advice, counselling, treatment or any service from any such expert at your own risk.
E) The said person / expert may also charge fee for such advice, counselling, treatment, or service which you shall be liable to pay. However, it will be advised by the website to such persons / experts to expressly mention to you before giving such advice, treatment, counselling or service that it is chargeable.
F) You shall know and understand that all the views expressed by such person / expert are his/her/their personal views and the website do not associate or believe or accepts such views.
SECTION – VIII – CHARGES
A) The website reserves its right to charge for use of the website in anyway including for accessing the website, registration, subscription to news alerts or articles etc.
SECTION – IX – GRIEVANCE REDRESSAL
A) Any user may contact the website administration if he/she has any grievance against any other user, any content on the website or regarding any services provided by the website. Any user can contact the website either by sending email on firstname.lastname@example.org or on postal address: Youthens Publication, 34, I.K.D.C. College Building, 2/2 Old Palasia, Greater Kailash Road, Indore-452001.
B) Grievances regarding intellectual property claims can be made according to aforementioned clauses in SECTION – IV.
C) However, you can understand that all complaints or grievances cannot be answered or settled in a specific period of time.
SECTION – X – JURISDICTION
A) All claims, complaints, grievances, legal actions will be subject to Indian law and the Courts in Indore shall have the exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of this agreement.