Below are the terms according to which you may use our website, microsite and services, including the newsletter. In these terms of services, we will refer to The Reporters’ Collective as “TRC”, “we,” “our” or “us.” You are allowed to use our website, microsite, and services, including the newsletter, only if you agree with these terms and conditions. By accessing the site or its service and / or by clicking “I agree”, you represent that you are at least eighteen (18) years of age or above and are capable of entering, performing and adhering to these terms.
By agreeing to these terms and conditions, you also agree to any amendments as maybe made from time to time to the rights, obligations, representations and warranties set out therein.
Copyright and Trademarks
Copyright and intellectual property rights on material presented on the site/microsite belong to the TRC (unless otherwise stated in any contract/agreement with us) and are protected under Indian laws. You agree not to use any trademark or logo or other proprietary information of the TRC, including all text, photographs, graphics, video and audio content contained on our site without authorisation. You may use our website and services only for your personal, non-commercial use.
We reserve the right to modify or discontinue our site or services (or any part of it) with or without notice and without any liability. We reserve the right to terminate your access to our site for any reason the TRC believes to be in its interest and of our users as a whole.
Restricted Use of Content
You may not perform any act that violates our copyright act. Exemptions to this when available are explicitly mentioned in specific cases on our website or other microsites and newsletters. You may use our website, or services only for your personal, non-commercial use.
Subscription or charges
TRC does not at the moment impose a subscription or charges for the use of its website for non-commercial and personal purposes. It reserves the right to charge subscription or membership fees from a user for any product, service or any other aspect of this site in future.
Links to Third-Party Websites/Resources/language partner websites
Since we partner with other publishers to publish our stories, our website and services provide links to third-party websites resources/language partner websites carrying our story links. We provide these links only as a convenience and are not responsible for the content, products, or services on or available from those websites or resources displayed on such sites.
You agree to indemnify and keep indemnified TRC, and all of its employees, members, affiliates, subsidiaries and associates from any and all claims, damages, expenses, costs and liabilities arising in any manner from your access to and use of this site and/or the submission of any User Submissions to this site.
To avail of certain services provided by TRC or its microsite, the visitor may be required to register, for which you may have to open an account by giving details as prompted. You agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself, and TRC has the right to terminate your account if we believe such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account.
Although TRC does monitor the information/submissions provided on the site or its microsite, it is your sole responsibility to clear all rights of third parties and to obtain all necessary licences or approvals to post any material and you hereby assume all responsibility for all damages, costs and liabilities that may arise as a result from the user submission.
Changes to Terms or Services
We may modify these terms or services. We may change or discontinue all or any part of our technologies or services, at any time and without notice, at our sole discretion.
Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed in accordance with the laws in India. Disputes arising here from shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the courts in Delhi.
The materials, information and services offered on or through the sites and any third-party sites are provided on “as is basis” and without any warranties of any kind. We do not warrant that our site/s will be error-free or technical glitch-free. There may be delays, interruptions and inaccuracies in the news, information or other materials available on or through our site. We reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions on our site. Although we intend to take reasonable steps to prevent computer viruses, malwares or other destructive materials from entering our website, we do not guarantee or warrant that out site/s or links do not contain such harmful/destructive features. We are not liable for any harm or damages caused or attributable to such features.