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Welcome to Rediff Mobile. This Site/Service is owned and operated by Rediff.com India Ltd. ("Rediff.com"). By accessing this website you agree to and acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to abide by and bound by these terms and conditions. Rediff.com reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions ("Terms") of the Service and Disclaimer including without limitation the right to suspend, discontinue or cancel the Service without any prior notification. You are advised to regularly review the Terms. If you do not agree with any of the Terms and any amendments thereto, you must not use this site/service.

This Service (or any part thereof) may be accessed or made available to you through various mediums or devices now existing or hereafter developed, including but not limited to internet, mobile telephone or other telecommunication services or any combination thereof. To access this Service you may be required to subscribe for the mobile telecommunication services of the mobile operator who provides this service or with whom Rediff.com has tied up. You shall be solely responsible for the payment of any service/subscription fees to your mobile operator for accessing the services. The functioning and operation of the Service is dependent on the Telecom Operators network for which Rediff.com shall not be responsible in the event of failure of Telecom Operators network transmission or failure of message transmission for any reasons whatsoever. 
You may upload and share your content, share your views, feedbacks and suggestions – this should not be done at the cost of hurting the feelings of anyone.

You agree and undertake that you shall not to host, post, upload, display, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any audio/video/images/photos information content/material that is:
(a) belongs to another person and to which you don’t have any right to; copyrighted content owned by a third party unless you have the express consent, permission, license, authority of the rightful owner;
(b) violates/infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or any other proprietary or privacy rights of any third party.
(c) is grossly harmful,  blasphemous, paedophilic, false, misleading, unlawful or with the intent to defraud, harass, abuse, intimidate, accuse, impersonate or harm the feelings of anyone;  illegal, obscene, pornographic, vulgar, provocative, defamatory, indecent, libelous, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, threatening, impersonating another person, enticing/harming of minors in any way, infringing of intellectual property rights, proprietary rights of any third party, invasive of privacy or public rights or any other third party rights or otherwise injurious or objectionable, elicit response relating to illegal activity, contain viruses is an expression of bigotry or hatred based on age, gender, race, religion, caste, class, lifestyle preference, and nationality; relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling or otherwise unlawful in any manner
(d) promotes or provides any instructional information about illegal activities;
(e) Upload or post any content/material that contain software viruses or any other computer codes, files or programs that would interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of this Site/Service or any software, network, servers, hardware or any other related equipment, any computer resource.

(f) violate any applicable laws or regulations for the time being in force.

(g) deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such  messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature.

(h) threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognisable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other

nation.


The Content (i.e., data, software, text, information, images, sounds, music, photographs, videos, communications or other materials) provided on this site is intended for personal non-commercial use. The Content provided through Service is owned by Rediff.com, its affiliates, third party content providers with whom Rediff.com has tied up. The Copyright in the Content provided through this Service is held by Rediff.com or the third party content provider or by the original creator of the Content. You agree and acknowledge that you have limited right to download or copy the Content. You agree that you shall not mirror, reproduce, transfer, modify, distribute, republish, transmit, decompile the Content in any form or by any means including but not limited to electronic or mechanical copying or recording without the prior written consent of Rediff.com.

To avail of this Service, you may be required to register and provide personal information. Any personal information collected by us will be utilized in accordance with our Privacy Policy . You agree that you will not use this Service to cause any nuisance or inconvenience, loss or damage to Rediff.com or any its users. You must use the service in a manner consistent with any and all applicable local, state, Indian and International law and such other applicable laws, rules and regulations. Rediff.com expressly disclaims any warranties whether express or implied about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, quality, continuity, performance, lack of viruses or other harmful components and accuracy of the information, software, products, services and related graphics contained within the Rediff.com Sites/Services for any purpose. All such information, content, software, products, services and related graphics are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Rediff.com hereby disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to this service, software, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, workmanlike effort, title and non-infringement. 

You agree that any content or material transmitted and or downloaded through the use of this Service will be at your sole risk and that rediff.com shall not be responsible for any harm or damage resulting to your computer system, mobile phone, or any other device or loss of data that results from such transmission or download. You specifically agree that Rediff.com shall not be responsible for unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data, any material or data sent or received or not sent or received, or any transactions entered into through an Rediff Site/Service. You specifically agree that Rediff.com is not responsible or liable for any threatening, defamatory, obscene, offensive or illegal content or conduct of any other party or any infringement of another's rights, including intellectual property rights. You specifically agree that Rediff.com is not responsible for any content sent using and/or included in an Rediff Site/Service by any third party. 

Advice received via the Rediff.com Sites/Services should not be relied upon for personal, medical, legal or financial decisions and you should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation. Rediff.com has made this service available to you as a matter of convenience. Rediff.com expressly disclaims any claim or liability arising out of uploading of any obscene, vulgar or pornographic images, photograph or a picture or altering or distorting the image of any photos available under this service in an obscene, vulgar or pornographic manner. You agree and acknowledge that you shall be solely responsible for your conduct and that Rediff.com reserves the right to terminate your rights to use the service immediately, notwithstanding penal provisions under the Indian cyber laws or any other allied laws enacted by the Government of India or any other statutory, legislative or regulatory authority authorized in this regard from time to time. 

In no event shall Rediff.com shall be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages or for any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Rediff.com Sites/Services for interrupted communications, delay, lost data or lost profits arising out of or in connection with this agreement, even if Rediff.com has been advised of the possibility of damages, or inability to use the Rediff.com Sites/Services or related services, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the rediff sites/services, or otherwise arising out of the use of the Rediff.com Sites/Services, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if Rediff.com or any of its third party content providers, suppliers have been advised of the possibility of damages. Rediff.com does not endorse in anyway any advertisers/ contents of advertisers on its Sites/Services. Please therefore verify the veracity of all information on your own before undertaking reliance and actioning thereupon. Rediff.com shall not be responsible nor liable for any consequential damages arising on account of your relying on the contents of the advertisment. 

This agreement is governed and construed in accordance with the Laws of Union of India. You hereby irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Rediff sites/services. Use of the Rediff sites/services is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. You agree to indemnify and hold Rediff.com, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim, demand, or damage, including reasonable attorneys' fees, asserted by any third party due to or arising out of your use of or conduct on the Rediff sites/services. 

Rediff.com's performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Rediff.com's right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Rediff sites/services or information provided to or gathered by Rediff.com with respect to such use.

You agree and undertake that you shall not to host, post, upload, display, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information content/material that is: 
(a) belongs to another person and to which you don't have any right to; copyrighted content owned by a third party unless you have the express consent, permission, license, authority of the rightful owner; 
(b) violates/infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or any other proprietary or privacy rights of any third party. 
(c) is grossly harmful, blasphemous, paedophilic, false, misleading, unlawful or with the intent to defraud, harass, abuse, intimidate, accuse, impersonate or harm the feelings of anyone; illegal, obscene, pornographic, vulgar, provocative, defamatory, indecent, libelous, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, threatening, impersonating another person, enticing/harming of minors in any way, infringing of intellectual property rights, proprietary rights of any third party, invasive of privacy or public rights or any other third party rights or otherwise injurious or objectionable, elicit response relating to illegal activity, contain viruses is an expression of bigotry or hatred based on age, gender, race, religion, caste, class, lifestyle preference, and nationality; relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling or otherwise unlawful in any manner
(d) promotes or provides any instructional information about illegal activities; 
(e) Upload or post any content/material that contain software viruses or any other computer codes, files or programs that would interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of this Site/Service or any software, network, servers, hardware or any other related equipment, any computer resource.

(f) violate any applicable laws or regulations for the time being in force.

(g) deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature.

(h) threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognisable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other

nation.

 

In case of any grievance, please contact the Grievance Officer. If you are the rightful owner of the content or an affected person and have the reason to believe that any content that has been uploaded/contributed through this Service  contravenes your rights  in violation of Rule 3 of the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines) Rules, 2011 (“Rules”), then you  may intimate the same to Rediff.com in the following manner:

(a)    Sending a request in writing or through  email signed with electronic signature  identifying the content alleged to be in infringement of your rights as the rightful owner or affecting you prejudicially;

(b)   Providing exact identification and description of the content by giving its URL that is to be  disabled, which in your view contravenes Rule 3(2) of aforesaid “Rules”.

(c)    Giving a declaration cum undertaking alongwith necessary documents  establishing you (i) as the rightful owner of the content to be disabled, or (ii) as an affected person, and stating that the information  submitted is true, complete  & accurate and no material fact has been hidden. Further, stating   that Rediff.com and its Management, Directors, employees, including Grievance Officer  shall not be liable for any loss or damage or claim for relying upon the said  request.

(d)   Contact information including address, telephone number, email address, etc. where you  can be contacted if required.

You can send your request to Grievance Officer, Rediff.com at:

Dixon D’mello - Grievance Officer

Rediff.com India Ltd.

Address: 1st Floor,Mahalaxmi Engineering Estate, L. J. First Cross Road, Mahim (W), Mumbai 400 016 (India)

Email:grievances@rediff.co.in

Phone: +91-22-61820000 (between9am to 6pm IST from Monday -Friday except Public holidays)

(e)    The grievance(s) shall be redressed in accordance with the said Rules and in good faith by the Grievance Officer.

 

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