I.  General

Hello, Welcome to Mitaan Express!

Please read our Terms of Service (“Terms”) and our Policies (includes Privacy Policy, or all other such Policies incorporated by Mitaan Express and posted online from time to time) before using any portion of Mitaan Express.

These Terms govern your use of Mitaan Express’ website (the “Website,” which consists of all content and pages located within the mitaanexpress.com), and other products and Services, including social media accounts, or other online or offline products and services (our “Services”).

These Terms and the Policies is an agreement (the “Agreements”) between the User and Mitaan India Media Pvt. Ltd (“Mitaan Express”, “we”, or, “us”). In the Agreements, the words “you”, “your” “site visitor”, “user” shall mean any legal person or entity accessing or using the Services provided on this Website, who is competent to enter into binding contracts, as per the provisions of the Indian Contract Act, 1872. The terms “we”, “us” and “our” refers to Mitaan Express and all its Services, as the context requires. The User unequivocally agrees that Privacy Policy and the Terms constitute a legally binding agreement between the User and Mitaan Express, and that the User shall be subject to the rules, guidelines, policies, terms, and conditions applicable to any Service that is provided by the Website, and that the same shall be deemed to be incorporated into the Terms, and shall be treated as part and parcel of the same.  The User expressly agrees to be bound by the same and acknowledges that the Terms and Policy are co-existent, and that expiry/termination of either one will lead to the termination of the other. The User acknowledges and agrees that no signature or express act is required to make these Terms and the Policy binding on the User and that the User’s act of visiting any part of the Website constitutes the User’s full and final acceptance of the Agreements.

Mitaan Express reserves the complete right to modify these Terms at any time without prior notice. Any changes to these Terms will be effective immediately upon posting on this page. By accessing Mitaan Express after any changes have been made, you signify your agreement on a prospective basis to the modified Terms and all of the changes. Be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version of these Terms. In so far as the User complies with the Policy and Terms, he/she is granted a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, limited privilege to enter, access and use the Website. By using the Website or our Services, you agree to follow and be bound by the Agreements and agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations in India.

By using mitaan express’ Services or accessing the mitaan express’ site, you acknowledge that you have read these terms and conditions and agree to be bound by them. If you do not understand these Terms or have any questions, please contact us at editor@mitaanexpress.com.

II. Unlawful Activity

As a condition of your access to and use of the Website and its Services, you agree that you will not use the Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and that you will comply with all applicable laws and any conditions or restrictions imposed by these terms. The Services are offered for your personal and non-commercial use only, and you are prohibited from using, and are expressly not granted the right to use, the Services for any other purpose.

Mitaan Express reserves the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of the Agreement and to take any action that Mitaan Express deems appropriate including but not limited to reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties and disclosing any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to user profiles, e-mail addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses and traffic information.

III.  Intellectual Property Rights

Copyright

Unless otherwise expressly mentioned, all materials published on the Website and the Services (including, but not limited to, text, news articles, photographs, images, graphics, video content, audio content, and computer code) are protected by copyright laws, and owned or controlled by Mitaan Express, its affiliates, or the party credited as the provider of the content.

Barring the content that you have posted on the Website or its Services, or unless expressly authorized by Mitaan Express in writing, you are prohibited from publishing, reproducing, distributing, entering into a database, displaying, performing, modifying, creating derivative works, transmitting, or in any way exploiting any part of the Website or the Services, except that you may make use of the content for your own personal use.

Just as Mitaan Express requires users to respect our copyrights, and those of our affiliates, we respect the copyrights of others. If you believe in good faith that your copyrighted work has been reproduced on our Website or any of our Services without authorization in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, you may write to us at editor@mitaanexpress.com.

Trade Marks

All rights in the company names, trade names, logos, slogans, designs, whether or not appearing with the trademark symbol, belong exclusively to Mitaan Express, or its affiliates and are protected from reproduction, imitation, dilution, or confusing or misleading uses under trade mark and copyright laws. The use or misuse of these trademarks or any materials, is expressly prohibited, and nothing stated or implied on the Services confers on you any license or right under any trade mark of Mitaan Express, its affiliates, or any third party.

Any infringement, whether that of copyright or trade marks shall be vigorously defended and pursued to the fullest extent permitted by law.

IV. Privacy

By using the Website and the Services, you indicate that you understand the practises and clauses described in the Privacy Policy.

V. User Guidelines

The Website and its Services allows you to post content and communicate with others, which may include text, images, audio, visual contents, or material in any other form. By posting content on, to, or through the Website or Services, you give us the right to display such content on the Website or Services and through affiliated publications and to distribute such content and use such content for promotional, marketing, and other purposes. Specifically, you provide us with a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, exclusive, and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, incorporate into other works, distribute, perform, display, and otherwise exploit such content, in whole or in part in any form or medium.

By submitting the contents on to the website, you are expressly giving consent to the following rules—

  • You shall not upload to, or distribute or otherwise publish on to the Website or the Services any copyright protected content, libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, sexually explicit, abusive or otherwise illegal material.
  • You shall not upload to, or distribute or otherwise publish on to the Website or the Services any content that degrades others on the basis of gender, race, caste, or any other classification, contains advertising, impersonate others, or is otherwise objectionable.
  • You shall be courteous and agree that you shall not threaten or verbally abuse other members, use defamatory language, or deliberately disrupt discussions with repetitive messages, meaningless messages or “spam.”
  • You shall be fully responsible for all the content that you post on the Website or the Services. You shall promptly remove any content that you have posted should you discover that it violates these rules or that it is otherwise inappropriate.
  • You acknowledge and agree any use and/or reliance on any information obtained through the interactive forums at your own risk.
  • You certify that you have the permission of others who have contributed to or are featured in any content that you submit. If there are any individuals under the age of 18 in any photos, video, or other content that you submit, you must obtain the permission of each such individual’s parent or legal guardian prior to submitting the content.
  • You finally understand and agree that we are not responsible for any user submitted content. You further understand that we have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor submissions and we may remove content that we deem inappropriate for any reason whatsoever without consent. We further reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to remove a user’s privilege to post content on our site. We may reject or remove any comment at any time, with or without notice to you.
  • You shall not in any way compromise the security of the Website or the Service Mitaan Express provides. You are further restricted from gaining access to system areas private to Mitaan Express, or to other users.
  • You agree and acknowledge that Mitaan Express is for informational purposes and is intended, but not promised, guaranteed, or warranted to be complete, adequate and up-to-date. Mitaan Express further assumes no liability for the interpretation and/or use of the information contained on this Website. Mitaan Express or its associates does not intend any links from this website to other websites to be referrals to, endorsements of, or affiliations with the linked entities. Mitaan Express is not responsible for, and makes no representations or warranties about the contents of websites to which links may be provided from this website.
  • You agree that the failure of Mitaan Express to enforce any provisions of the Terms or to respond to a breach by you or other parties shall not in any way waive its rights to enforce subsequently any terms or conditions of the Terms or to act with respect with similar breaches.

VI.  Registration

Certain services of Mitaan Express may require you to register. you will create login credentials by providing an email address to us and by selecting a username and password. You also provide us certain information during the registration process, which you agree to keep accurate and updated. Each login is for a single user only. You are not allowed to share or disclose your login credentials with any other user or person. You may also be given an option to login through your social media profiles.

You will be responsible for all usage and activity on your account, including use of the account by any third party authorized by you to use your login credentials, and for all charges for any goods or services. You are also responsible for all statements made or materials posted under your account, including liability for harm caused by such statements or materials. You may not transfer, sell, or otherwise assign your rights or obligations under these Terms. Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of your account, at our sole discretion, and we may refer you to appropriate law enforcement agencies.

VII.  Charges

We reserve the right at any time to charge fees for access to portions of the Services or the Services as a whole provided on the Website. However, in no event will you be charged for access to the Services unless we obtain your prior agreement to pay such charges. Thus, if at any time we require a fee for portions of the Services that are now free, we will give you advance notice of such fees. You have the right to cancel and opt out of your account at any time. All new fees and all corresponding details, if any, will be posted prominently on the Site and in other appropriate locations on the Service. All fees and charges shall be billed to and paid for by you. You shall pay all applicable taxes relating to use of the Services through your account.

VIII.   Limitation of Liability and Disclaimer of Warranties

The users are responsible for their own acts, and an act by another user that may or have the potential to damage them must not be blamed on us, but only on such other user.

Although, we at Mitaan Express strive to provide users with reliable and quality systems, we may make mistakes and experience system failure from time to time. We would not be able to make this system available to users if we had to accept blame or financial liability for any usability problems, system failures or errors, or mistakes or damages of any kind. In order to continue offering and improving our service, Mitaan Express must deny any warranties on this service and state that our liability for any problems connected with the use of our system is strictly limited.

The services provided by Mitaan Express is subject to the Agreements and specifically the following disclaimers:

Disclaimer of Warranties

The user expressly acknowledges and agrees that use of the Service and the Website is at the user’s sole risk. The service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Mitaan Express expressly disclaims to the maximum extent permitted by law all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. Mitaan Express makes no warranty that the service will meet a user’s requirements, that the service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free; nor does Mitaan Express make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the service or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through the service or that defects in the software will be corrected. Mitaan Express makes no warranty regarding any information obtained through the service or any transactions entered into through the service. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by the User from Mitaan Express shall create any warranty not expressly stated herein.

Limitation of Liability

The user expressly acknowledges and agrees that Mitaan Express shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of your access, use, misuse, or inability to use the services or any linked sites, or in connection with any failure of performance, error, transmission, computer virus, or line or system failure. These limitations apply whether the alleged liability is based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, or any other basis, even Mitaan Express has been advised of the possibility of such damage. The user further agrees that Mitaan Express shall not be liable for any damages arising from interruption, suspension or termination of service, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, whether or not such interruption, suspension or termination was justified, negligent, intentional or inadvertent.

IX.  Indemnification

The user expressly agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Mitaan Express and its parent, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their owners, directors, officers, managers, employees, shareholders, agents, and licensors, from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of the Terms or the failure to fulfil any obligations relating to your account incurred by you or any other person using your account. Mitaan Express reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by the user and the user shall not, in any event, settle any matter without the written consent of Mitaan Express.

X.   Laws Applicable

This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of India. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be settled by binding Arbitration in accordance with laws of India. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. For any other dispute or disagreement of a legal nature the courts of Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India shall have jurisdiction.

XI. Severability of Provisions

The Terms of Service and the Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement with respect to the Services and Contents provided by Mitaan Express. If any provision of these terms and conditions is unlawful, void or unenforceable then that provision shall be deemed severable from the remaining provisions and shall not affect their validity and enforceability.

XII.  Modifications and Termination

Modifications

Mitaan Express may change the Agreement at any time with appropriate notice on the Website. The user will be responsible for checking the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Use of the service after the change will indicate acceptance of the new Agreement.

Termination

Mitaan Express may terminate this Agreement for any reason at any time. We reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to and use of the Service, with or without prior notice. Otherwise applicable sections of the Terms shall survive termination. In addition to any termination rights, we reserve the right to enforce and prosecute any violations of these Terms.

XIII.  Entire Agreement

Unless otherwise specified herein, the Terms constitute the entire agreement between the user and Mitaan Express and is intended as a complete and exclusive statement of your use of Website. This agreement shall supersede all other communications between Mitaan Express and its users with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes and replaces all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter.

If at any time you find these Terms and Conditions unacceptable or if you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, please do not use this Site. If any portion of the Terms is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intention of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.