Term of Use


The Live Newz (hereinafter referred to as “Company”/ “Us”/ “Our”/ “We “) provides "You", i.e. the "user", news, analysis, opinion and knowledge in relation to all the recent happenings.The company with its registered office in New Delhi, provides user access to its content, resources, tools for communication, public forums, commerce platforms, and other services through its network of websites and all mobile applications (hereafter referred to as the "Service").

The "Terms of Service" contained in this document control the service and its usage by the user, and shall always be referred to include all amendments, related policies, operating rules, etc., as may be published by The Live Newz on its websites or mobile applications.

ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF TERMS OF SERVICE 

These Terms of Service comprise of a legal agreement between You and the Company regarding Your access to use the Services offered by the Company including, but not limited to, delivery of content via The Live Newz. 
By accessing The Live Newz and/or by clicking “I agree”, You agree to be bound by these Terms of Service:

Age Criteria

You represent and affirm to the Company that you are at minimum eighteen (18) years of age or above, and capable of following and adhering to these guidelines and that you agree to be bound by the following Terms of Service. 
However, if you are under the age of eighteen (18), You may still be able to utilize the Services, but you will be subject to receive the consent from Your parents and/or legal guardians, with their registered acaccount.

General Terms

  1. All rights and obligations under this Terms of Service will remain in full effect after the termination or expiration.
  2. No failure or delay on the part of the Company to exercise any right hereunder will operate as a waiver of that right. No waiver by the Company of any breach by You of any provision of this TOU and Privacy Policy shall operate as a waiver of any subsequent breach of any provision of this TOU and/ or Privacy Policy.
  3. If any provision of this Terms of Service and Privacy Policy is held invalid by law or regulation of any government, court or arbitrator, the User must agree that the provision of the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy will be deemed severable, and will not affect the validity of the remaining services.
  4. These Terms of Service and the Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between you and the Company with respect to the subject matter and overrules all prior written or oral understandings or agreements, regarding such matter.
  5. None of the services of this Terms of Service shall be deemed to create a partnership between You and the Company, and You will have no authority to bind the Company in any manner whatsoever.
  6. The Company wouldn't be accountable to You for any interruption or delay, to access The Live Newz, irrespective of the ccause.
  7. Under applicable laws, You and the Company agree that any cause of action happening related to The Live Newz must commence within one year after the cause of action accumulated, or else, such action will be permanently barred.

Altercations

The Company withholds the right to cancel or discontinue all or any part of the Services, make modifications and alterations in any or all of the contents and Services present in The Live Newz, any time without prior notice.

Property Rights

  1. Unless mentioned, all rights, titles and materials presented on The Live Newz [including but not limited to copyrights, trade marks, logos, information, data, text, software, video, sound, photographs, graphics, hereafter referred to as “Content”] are and shall remain as the exclusive property of the Company and its associates, protected by laws.
  2. You must not use any techniques to enclose any trademark, logo or other information of the Company, or remove/conceal any copyright/proprietary notice on any source identifier included on The Live Newz. Any of such acts shall be sued by the Company and pursued by law.

Permission to Copy

  1. The Company permits you to access and make use of The Live Newz only for non-commercial and personal purposes. You must agree not to directly or indirectly download or modify, change, revise, translate, copy, publish, distribute, retain the copies in a disk/storage medium, delete or disassemble any content of The Live Newz without prior written consent of the Company. 
  2. In case you make use of any Content available on The Live Newz on any digital platform in any manner, You will have to display the Content on such platforms in the exact manner procured by You, and not modify or archive any of the content without the Company’s prior written consent. You must ensure that the basic meaning of the Content is not changed, and must comply with all the laws and limitations imposed by the Company on the use or display of the Content. You must also acknowledge and redirect to the appropriate The Live Newz web page when a user clicks on the Content.

Content posting

Any Content publicly or privately posted on The Live Newz is the sole responsibility of the person from where such content originated (“Originator”). By posting such Content as the Originator, You warrant that:

  1. You are the unrestricted copyright owner of such Content.
  2. In case you are not the copyright owner of any part of the Content, the copyright owner of such part of the Content has granted you unrestricted permission to use such Content.
  3. Any content transmitted or posted by you shall be consistent with the terms of such use as mandated by the copyright owner, and shall be in accordance with the terms of service.
  4. You have the right to grant the licenses and sublicenses described in these Terms of Service.

You agree and understand that posting or uploading of any information or material, which is harmful, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, libellous, invasive of another’s privacy, profane, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, or otherwise unlawful in any manner is prohibited and any person found to be involved in such activity on The Live Newz will solely be liable for actions under the applicable laws.
We accept no responsibility for the said Content. However, you must know that all Content posted by you becomes the property of the Company and You agree to grant the Company and its affiliates a royalty free, irrevocable and sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works, distribute and display such Content worldwide.

Individual Registration and Access

  1. Certain Services offered by the Company through ThePrint Platform, such as email, personal web pages, require prior registration by the User. To gain access to such Services, You will be required to create an account by completing the registration process. As part of such registration process, You will be required to provide Us with current, complete and accurate information pertaining to such details as prompted by the applicable registration form. You will also be required to choose a unique password and a user name, which shall be entered by You every time You wish to gain access to the said Services. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of Your password and account.
  2. If the Company reasonably believes that Your account or Password has been misused in any manner, then the Company shall reserve the right to cancel access rights immediately without notice, and block access to all users from that IP address.
  3. You shall not share your account information and password with others or use anyone else’s account. You are entirely responsible for any activity that occurs under Your account. You agree to notify Us immediately if any such thing occurs. In such a case, we shall do Our best to help you recover your account; however, we cannot guarantee that Your account will be restored or the content contained therein will be recovered. 

No unlawful use

  1. You will not use the Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Service. You shall not use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Company’s servers, or the networks connected to the Company’s servers, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of any Services. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any of the Services, through hacking or other means.
  2. The Company forbids You from making any attempt to resell any part of The Live Newz or its services. Copying of account information for the benefit of any other merchant, renting, transferring rights to the Content in such a manner, or data gathering through extraction tools, or any use of meta tags are prohibited. You must not create any database in electronic or structured manual form by downloading/storing any part of the pages from The Live Newz.
  3. No part of The Live Newz or the Content may be reproduced or stored in any other website, nor may any of its pages be disseminated in any electronic or non-electronic form, nor included in any public or private electronic retrieval system without prior written permission from the Company. 
  4. Under no circumstances shall the Company be held responsible for any claims, losses, damages, liabilities in relation to any Content which is uploaded to The Live Newz, for any reason whatsoever, including the nature of such Content being derogatory, threatening, obscene, offensive to public sensibilities or morals, or infringing of any other individual’s rights.

Linked Platforms

The Live Newz may contain links to other websites and applications called as "Linked Platforms." The Linked Platforms are not under the control of the Company, and the User must agree that the Company shall not be held responsible for the Content of any Linked Platforms, in any manner whatsoever. 
You must understand that such Linked Platforms are not associated with The Live Newz, and therefore, the inclusion of any link in relation to such Linked Platforms cannot be construed to imply any endorsement by the Company in relation to the authenticity, suitability, reliability or accuracy of the Linked Platforms. 
You are requested to verify the accuracy of all information on your own before relying on any such information.

Expense Outlay

The Company withholds the right to charge subscription and/or membership fees from a user by giving a prior notice, in correspondence to any product or Service. 

User Conduct and Obligations

You agree and assure the Company that The Live Newz and the Services provided shall be used for lawful purposes only and that You will not violate laws, regulations or any such requirements of any applicable Central, State or local government or other international laws. You further assure that you will not:

  • post, distribute, or transmit any software or other computer files that contain a virus, trojan horses, bots, malicious content, content theft, data manipulation, threats or any other harmful programs.
  • delete any legal notices, disclaimers, or proprietary notices such as copyright or trademark symbols, or modify any logos that You do not own or have permission to modify;
  • use the Services provided in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair and not undertake any action which is harmful or potentially be harmful to any of the Company’s server, or resource connected or interfere with any other party’s use.
  • obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Services.
  • engage in any activity that is likely to cause harm to minors.
  • impersonate any person or entity.
  • take any action which encourages any threat/harm of any kind to any person or property.
  • carry out any “denial of service” (DoS, DDoS) or any other harmful attacks on application or internet service.
  • make any inappropriate, illegal or otherwise communication prohibited under applicable laws in relation to the Company or the Services provided by the Company.
  • use The Live Newz for any illegal purposes 
  • collect or attempt to collect personally identifiable information of any person or entity without their express written consent.
  • engage in antisocial, disruptive, or destructive acts, including “flaming,” “spamming,” “flooding,” “trolling,” and “griefing” as those terms are commonly understood and used on the internet;
  • forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content 
  • upload, post, email, transmit or make available any unsolicited or unauthorised solicitation;
  • make any representation or warranty on behalf of the Company. You agree not to post, distribute, transmit or otherwise make available any data, text, message, computer file, or other material that infringes or violates any right of a third party.

Compensation

You shall indemnify and hold the Company, its affiliates, any infrastructure providers and their respective directors, officers, contractors and agents, for and against any claims, suits, judgement, losses, damages and expenses related to Your use of the Services, or Your breach of the Terms of Service or any other guidelines provided by the Company from time to time. 
This settlement obligation will survive the Terms of Service and Your use of Services.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

  1. The Services are provided on an “as-is” and “with all faults and risks” basis, without any kind of warranties. The Company does not warrant accuracy or reliability of the Services or its sustainability for the security of the Content stored by You. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Company does not warrant that the Services will result in compliance, fulfillment or conformity with the laws, regulations, requirements or guidelines of any government or agency.
  2. The Company gives no warranty on use of the Services, and disclaims all the liability with respect to the misuse, loss, modification or unavailability of Services.

Data Protection

  • The Company might send information and offer products or other services to you, time to time.
  • The Company might disclose your information like: name, address, city, state, zip code, country, phone number, email, and company name to intellectual property rights owners, since the company finds it appropriate in assisting with an investigation of fraud, infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity.

Posting Comments

Following the cybercrime guidelines, we now capture the IP of users posting comments, to check those using abusive and offensive language. By capturing the IP, the cybercrime department can not only track the date, time, network of the offender, but also the computer from which it is posted.

Limitation of Liability

The company will not be liable to you for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages, including damages for: loss of content, information, business profits, or any other loss, arising due to services of The Live Newz, or for any security breach, virus, bug, unauthorised fallacies or technical malfunction, whether or not it was foreseeable.

Grievance Amendment

The Company is not liable for any infringement of copyright arising out of materials advertised or posted on through this Terms of Service, by You or anyone else. If You are the owner of copyright in any of the content shared or uploaded on The Live Newz without your prior permission, or You guarantee that any user of the Service is storing, hosting, uploading or sharing infringed Content, then You must send a written notice to info@thelivenewz.com with the following details:

  1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner for the purpose of the complaint.
  2. Identification of the copyrighted work that is noted to have been infringed.
  3. Identification of the material on The Live Newz that is claimed to be the subject of infringing activity.
  4. The address, contact number or e-mail address of the complaining party.
  5. A statement mentioning the complaining party's good faith in using the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law.
  6. A statement that the information in the notice of copyright infringement is accurate, and that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the right that is allegedly infringed.

Governing Law

These Terms of Service have been made in and shall be governed and enforced in accordance with laws of India. Thus the Indian Court will have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes arising in relation to these Terms of Service.

International Users

You agree and understand that the Services are deemed, managed and operated by the Company from its offices in India, and that the laws of India will apply to this Terms of Service along with all other policies and guidelines provided by the Company. Therefore, the use of Services does not give rise to personal jurisdiction over the Company other than India. 

Termination of Account

  • Upon your breach of any of these Terms of service and/or any other guidelines of the Company for use of the Services, the Company withholds the right to take some actions. That might include termination of Your access to the Services, without any obligation to refund any registration/subscription fee paid by the User.
  • You can terminate your account any time by writing to info@thelivenewz.com, but your information will be stored in archive on our servers even after the deletion or termination of your account.

Acceptance of Privacy Policy

By using The Live Newz and its Services, you signify your acceptance of the Privacy Policy. 
In case you're uncomfortable or do not agree with any of the policies described in the Terms of Service, you are requested to discontinue using the service. 

If you do not agree with any of our Terms of Service mentioned above, then please do not use our Service on any of our network of websites and the mobile applications.