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Aarambh provides this website and the materials located at and under the domain name http://www.aarambhindia.org/ and such other domains as Aarambh operates or may in the future operate (collectively, this “Site” ) and any other Aarambh’s services offered on this Site as described below (collectively, the “Services” ) to you, the user, subject to compliance with these Terms and Conditions, the Privacy Policy and any other relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices which may be applicable to a specific section or module of the Site.

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE, AS WELL AS OUR PRIVACY POLICY.

By accessing or using this Site, you agree to these Terms of use, Conditions and all applicable laws. If you do not agree to these Terms you may not use this Site.

1. TERMINATION

These Terms and Conditions are applicable to you upon your accessing the Site. These Terms and Conditions, or any part of them, may be modified or terminated by Aarambh without notice at any time, for any reason. Upon termination you shall cease all use of the Site. The provisions relating to Copyright, Trademarks, Indemnification, Limitation of Liability, and Miscellaneous, shall in all events survive any termination of these Terms and Conditions.

2. NOTICE

Aarambh may deliver notice to you by means of e-mail, a general notice on the Site, or by other reliable method to the address you have provided to Aarambh.

3. USE OF SITE (PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL USE LIMITATION)

i. You may download, display or print information from this Site (the “Content” solely for non-commercial personal use.

ii. You must retain and reproduce each and every copyright notice or other proprietary rights notice contained in any Content you download. You may not, however, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, repost, or use the Content of the Site for public or commercial purposes, including the text, images, graphics, audio, and video without written permission of Aarambh.

iii. You should assume that everything you see or read on this Site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted and may not be used except as provided in these Terms and Conditions or in the text on the Site without the written permission of Aarambh. Aarambh neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the Site will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with Aarambh.

iv. Harassment in any manner or form on the Site, including via e-mail, interactive chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including any Aarambh or other licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the Site is prohibited.

v. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the Site any Content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable; which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law.

vi. You may not upload commercial content on the Site or use the Site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization. Use of the Site for any illegal or unauthorized purpose is strictly prohibited. Aarambh may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who may be infringers.

vii. You understand and agree that Aarambh cannot be responsible for the content posted on the Site by users and that your use of the Site is at your own risk. Aarambh is under no circumstances liable in any way for any content posted on the Site or for any damages of any kind incurred as the result of the use of any content posted or otherwise made available on the Site by users.

 4. COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS

i. All Content included on this Site including, but not limited to text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, the compilation of all content on this Site, and all software used on this Site are the property of Prerana or its content suppliers and protected by Indian and international copyright laws.

ii. The Aarambh name and logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, and trade names appearing on this Site (collectively, “Marks”) are owned by Prerana or its licensors. Nothing on this Site grants you any right or license to make any use of any materials or Marks on this Site.

5. AVAILABILITY; ACCURACY

i. While Aarambh uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up to date information in the Site, Aarambh makes no warranties or representations with respect to the Content of the Site, which is provided “as is”.

ii. Aarambh accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever arising from or in any way connected with the use of this Site or its Content. In particular, Aarambh will not be liable for the accuracy, completeness, adequacy, timeliness, or comprehensiveness of the information contained on the Site. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.

iii. Aarambh also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in the Site or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video, or audio from the Site.

iv. Aarambh reserves the right to interrupt or discontinue any or all of the functionality of its Site. Aarambh who is controlling this Site accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever for any interruption or discontinuance of any or all functionality of its Site, whether the result of actions or omissions of an entity of Aarambh or a third party.

6. TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS

i. The Content may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Aarambh reserves the right to make changes, corrections and/or improvements to the Content, and to the Services and programmes described in such Content, at any time without notice.

ii. Aarambh will not be responsible or shall have the right to refuse or cancel any inconvenience occurred because of the incorrect information.

7. USER GENERATED CONTENT

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in these Terms and Conditions, with respect to content you submit or make available for inclusion on the Site, you grant Aarambh permanent world-wide, royalty free, and non-exclusive license(s) to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publicly perform, and publicly display such content on the Site or in any other medium for any purpose.

8. PARTICIPATION DISCLAIMER

i. Aarambh does not and cannot review all communications and materials posted to or created by users accessing the Site, and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these communications and materials.

ii. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user-generated content on the site, Aarambh is merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to any contents or activities on the site.

iii. However, Aarambh reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials that it determines to be (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading, (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark or; other intellectual property right of another or (d) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to Aarambh in its sole discretion.

9. INDEMNIFICATION

i. You agree to indemnify and hold Prerana harmless, and, at Aarambh’s  request, to defend Aarambh from and against any claim, demand, cause of action, debt, damage, loss or liability, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, to the extent that such action is based upon, arises out of, or relates to: (i) your use of (or inability to use) this Site and/or the Services; (ii) your violation of the Terms and Conditions of this Site; or (iii) any other activities of yours accomplished using this Site and/or the Services.

ii. You agree to cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defense of any such claim. Aarambh reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you. This indemnity shall be in addition to and not limited by any other indemnity.

10. PRIVACY

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i. You acknowledge and agree that Aarambh may preserve content and may also disclose content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce these Terms and Conditions; (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third-parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Aarambh, Aarambh site users, and the public.

ii. You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Site, including your content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

11. THIRD-PARTY LINKS

i. In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors or in response to the specific needs of a program or project at any point in time, this Site may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third party vendors and other third parties (the “External Sites”).

ii. However, even if the third party is affiliated with Aarambh, Aarambh has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices independent of Aarambh.

iii. Aarambh has no responsibility or liability for these independent policies or actions and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk.

iv. Links do not imply that Aarambh sponsors, endorses, is affiliated with or associated with, or has been legally authorised to use any trademark, trade name, service mark, design, logo, symbol or other copyrighted materials displayed on or accessible through such External Sites. The third parties who own the copyright and other related rights over the materials have been prominently identified in conjunction with the materials of their ownership and are to be contacted directly for permissions  regarding the use of such materials.

v. Nonetheless, Aarambh seeks to protect the integrity of its Site and the links placed upon it and therefore requests any feedback (info@aarambhindia.org) on not only its own Site, but for sites it links to as well (including if a specific link does not work).You should contact the Site administrator or Webmaster for those External Sites if you have any concerns regarding such links or the content located on such External Sites.

12. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

AARAMBH SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THIS SITE OR THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE, EVEN IF AARAMBH HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

13. DISCLAIMER

THIS SITE AND THE MATERIALS, INFORMATION, SERVICES, AND PRODUCTS IN THIS SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TEXT, GRAPHICS, AND LINKS, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, AARAMBH DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS, AND WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. AARAMBH DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SITE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. AARAMBH DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF THE MATERIALS IN THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR COMPLETENESS, CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, USEFULNESS, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE. THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

14. SEVERABILITY

If a provision of these Terms and Conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

15.  ENTIRE AGREEMENT

i. You understand that these Terms and Conditions, constitute the entire general agreement between you and Aarambh in relation to your use of this Site, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this Site.

ii. You may be subject to additional Terms and Conditions when you use, or access other services, affiliate services, or third-party content or material.

16. CHANGE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Aarambh may at any time revise these Terms and Conditions by updating this posting. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current Terms and Conditions to which you are bound.

17. APPLICABLE LAWS

This Site is controlled by Aarambh from its offices within the State of Maharashtra and the substantive laws of the State of Maharashtra will govern any dispute arising under these Terms and Conditions, without regard to any conflict of law provisions.

18. DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions, or the breach thereof, shall be settled exclusively by arbitration only in India.

19.  MISCELLANEOUS

i. Without limiting any other remedy available to Aarambh, it may suspend or terminate this agreement and your access to the Services and/or Site under this agreement if it has reason to believe that you have failed to comply with your obligations under these Terms and Conditions.

ii. Upon termination, cancellation or expiration of this agreement for any reason, you agree to cease all use of the Services of this Site.

iii. No delay or failure to enforce any of the provisions under these Terms and Conditions will constitute a waiver of such provision by Aarambh or act as estoppels against later enforcement.

BY USING OR ACCESSING THIS SITE OR THE SERVICES, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.