Terms and Conditions


The Desi Times web site Terms Of Service (TOS) Agreement between User and The Desi Times
The Desi Times web site is comprised of various web pages and services operated by “The Desi Times” and/or its affiliates (referred to herein collectively as “The Desi Times “, “Vibrant Media Group LLC”, “Desi Times”, “Our”, “We”, “Us”).
The following are the terms and conditions for use of the The Desi Times service and other services (including but not limited to use of this Internet web site and any other related services). The terms and conditions also apply to any future New Services which may be offered from time to time by the The Desi Times. Do read them carefully. We suggest you print out a copy of the “TERMS OF SERVICE (TOS)” document for your records. All the Services provided by The Desi Times are for use by individuals who are at least 18 years old.
You Agree to regularly review the TOS to know of any changes or new terms introduced. Your use of our Services indicates your Agreement to abide by our latest TOS as displayed on this web site. You agree to observe and follow the terms contained in any other copyright information and notices contained on the The Desi Times Web site.
Changes to TOS
The Desi Times Service and all related services offered through this web site are offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without ANY modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (each feature individually and collectively referred to as the “Service”).
You must be At least 18 years of Age
Our Service is for use by individuals who are at least 18 years of age. By Accepting the “TERMS OF SERVICE (TOS)” you are stating that you are at least 18 years of age and that you can enter into legally binding contracts under the applicable law.
“Protect your User ID, Password” and Security
You need to provide us with true, current, complete and accurate information as prompted by our registration form. You also agree to update the information provided by you regularly so as to guarantee that your information remains true, current, complete and accurate. The Desi Times reserves the right to cancel your account if it finds any discrepancies or inaccuracies in information provided by you. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the secrecy and confidentiality of your password and User ID. You are fully and entirely responsible for any and all activities that take place under your account. You authorize us to assume that any access to our system using your User ID and password is You. You are fully responsible for all activities that take place under your User ID. You agree to notify The Desi Times of any illegal or unauthorized use of your User ID or of any security breach.
Use of Information and Details provided or posted by you.
You authorize The Desi Times to use the information that you have provide at our discretion. You authorize The Desi Times to use all the information provided by you for posting on PUBLIC domains. You understand that any information under PUBLIC domain is freely accessible by all members of this site and also any user who is using the internet. You Agree to “The Desi Times Privacy Policy”.
ANY Confidential or Proprietary information should NOT be sent to The Desi Times by You. By sending Any Information or material (Electronic or Non-Electronic) to The Desi Times , you grant The Desi Times full, unrestricted, irrevocable license to display, modify, delete, transmit, distribute, reproduce or use the mentioned Information or material. You also agree that The Desi Times is free to use any ideas, concepts, technology or features that you send us for any purpose.

You Grant the right to The Desi Times to delete any information posted by you at its sole discretion. You also agree that The Desi Times reserves the right to cancel your account at any time without prior notice without giving any reasons what so ever for doing so.
The Desi Times may edit or disclose the information provided by you if it has good faith belief that such an action is necessary to – protect and defend the rights or property of The Desi Times or confirm to legal requirements or comply with legal process or enforce our TOC or to protect the interests of the members of The Desi Times
E-Mails and any Other Notices
You authorize The Desi Times to send Electronic Mail to the E-Mail account provided by you during registration. You agree that the content of these mails can be your password, information regarding any updates or new posting, intimation regarding last dates or closure or projects, or any other material including advertising material from our clients.
You agree to check our site regularly for any notices that may be posted from time to time. You agree that any notices posted on our site will be considered as notices received by you.
Currently all services except for advertisements both on Vibrant Media Group or The Desi Times website offered by The Desi Times are offered Free of charge. You can send any payments in regards to advertisements to support the site through Paypal, payments made to payments@thedesitimes.com.
All services offered by The Desi Times are without any warranties. The Desi Times reserves the right to start charging for its free services or change the pricing for any of its plans at any date after posting the updated Terms of Service to its web site. The Desi Times may make changes as it deems fit to the services without notice at anytime. The Desi Times may also discontinue this Site and all or any services available on it at any date without notice.
Services and Information posted on our site
The Desi Times is NOT responsible and NOT liable for any errors in the system, any failure of service, any bugs encountered during the use of our systems, deletion of any data provided by you, failure to store any data or other information provided by you. You grant The Desi Times all rights to delete, re-use or use in any way all the data, information or any other material (electronic or non-electronic) that is sent to our site through any or all of our services. You agree that you are granting full non-revocable, royalty free rights to any material posted by you to our site.
The Desi Times provides links to other sites as part of various services and content on this web site. The links include those submitted by the users of this web site. These links will allow you to leave this web site. Please understand that any non-The Desi Times Web site is independent from The Desi Times and that The Desi Times has absolutely no control over the content of any such sites. The Desi Times is NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE for any content on or any changes to these external web sites. The Desi Times makes no representation/s whatsoever about any other Web site which you may access through this one.
You understand and agree that by providing a link to a non-The Desi Times (any site outside the The Desi Times domain) site, The Desi Times DOES NOT ENDORSE OR ACCEPT ANY RESPONSIBILITY for the content, or the use of such sites. You also understand that it is solely your responsibility to make sure that any non-The Desi Times site you may access through The Desi Times site or services is free from any content of destructive nature including but not limited to robots, viruses, Trojan horses and worms. The Desi Times is not responsible or liable for any material or transmission that you may receive (both electronic and non-electronic) from any of these external web sites. The Desi Times WILL IN NO EVENT BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES FOR USE OF ANY HYPER LINKED WEB SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF ANY DATA OR OTHER PROGRAMS, ANY LOST PROFITS, ANY LOST BUSINESS OR LOSS OF ANY OTHER NATURE, EVEN IF WE ARE EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGES.
Risk, Error Disclaimer
The Desi Times makes reasonable efforts to run its services without errors or in-accuracies on its web site, it makes no representations as to the accuracy, completeness, error free nature of services/material, timeliness, and you should not rely upon it. By using The Desi Times site you agree that its information and services are provided “as is, as available” without warranty, express or implied of any kind. The Desi Times does not take any responsibility or liability for any content available through any links from our site. YOU ARE TO USE THIS SITE, ANY OR ALL OUR SERVICES PROVIDED ON IT, OR LINKS FROM OUR SITE AT YOUR OWN RISK – The Desi Times is totally or partly not responsible or liable for any LOSS (of property or any material or physical or any other loss or distress) that you may incur by using our services or any material from our site.
User/Member Conduct
As a condition of your use of the Services, you warrant to The Desi Times that you will not use the services for any purpose that is unlawful, illegal or prohibited by TOS and any other notices on the website. Any unauthorized resale of the Services offered at the The Desi Times is expressly prohibited.
You agree to abide by all applicable international, national, state, local laws and regulations while using the services offered at The Desi Times and will not in any way violate the laws.
You agree not to do the following:
(the list below is just provided as an example and is not limited to the same)
– Violate any laws applicable under local, national or international law.
– Upload any material containing any kinds of viruses, copyright material for which you do not have the necessary rights.
– Create a false identity.
– Publish or disseminate any defamatory, infringing, obscene or unlawful material.
– Disrupt or interfere with the Services provided on this website.
– Gain unauthorized access to other User Accounts, systems or networks through any means.
The Desi Times has no obligation to monitor the Services or any user’s use of the services. However, The Desi Times reserves the right to monitor, review, retain and/or disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, legal process or governmental request at any time.
The Desi Times is Just a Services Hub
The Desi Times provides services to connect people of Indian origin using the Internet as the backbone. The Desi Times is not in any way responsible for the transactions between the users of the website and therefore has no control over the accuracy, legality or truth of the data posted and also the material that may be exchanged through transactions using the facilities of this site. You are advised to be very careful in your dealings with other Users and exercise your judgment in making decisions – The Desi Times makes no confirmation or identity of the Users of the services offered on the site.
Indemnity, Liability Limitation / Disclaimer
YOU AGREE THAT The Desi Times AND ANY OTHER PARTIES INVOLVED IN CREATING AND DELIVERING THIS SITE’S SERVICES, THIS SITE’S CONTENT HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OR DATA OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF SERVICES OR CONTENT OR THIRT PARTY LINKS ON THIS SITE. WITH RESPECT TO THE DATA, INFORMATION, SERVICES, CONTENT OR ADVERTISEMENTS CONTAINED ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE. THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. ALL WARRANTIES INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SUITABILITY FOR A PARTICULAR USE, AND CONDITIONS FOR MERCHANTABILITY ARE DISCLAIMED. The Desi Times AND ITS ASSOCIATES, SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE AVAILABILITY, CORRECTNESS, SUITABILITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS OF THE CONTENT, SERVICES OR ANY OTHER MATERIAL ON THIS SITE OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. You Agree that The Desi Times is not responsible for unauthorized access to the data submitted by you or alteration of such data. You also hold harmless and agree to defend The Desi Times and understand that The Desi Times is not liable or responsible for any defamatory, illegal, abusive, offensive, obscene content or conduct of any member or any infringement of copyrights of any one including but not limited to all the members of The Desi Times. If you fall under Jurisdictions which do not allow exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
Damages and Termination of User Accounts
You may terminate your account at any time you wish. The Desi Times reserves the right to terminate your account without giving any reasons whatsoever. On such termination or you explicitly initiating termination of your account, you agree that all the material which you had submitted to The Desi Times may be removed, deleted or used for displays as The Desi Times deems fit. The conditions in this TOS will continue to apply to you and shall be valid beyond the termination of your account.
You agree to Pay The Desi Times reasonable damages if your acts result in any kind of LOSS to the owners, associates of the The Desi Times.
Use of The Desi Times Services and third parties
Any interaction with any other users of our Service are solely between you and the other user. The Desi Times is not responsible or liable in any way for any such deals. You are advised to exercise your fair judgment and do such transactions at your own risk.
You understand and agree that relationship of any kind does not exist between you and The Desi Times as a result of your agreement to this TOS or use of any content or services of this site. This TOS constitutes the entire agreement between The Desi Times and the user and supersedes all prior agreements or understandings or communications, Electronic or Non-Electronic, between the user and The Desi Times with respect to the Services and content of this web site. If any law is not valid or non enforceable in your jurisdiction, then you agree that the said law will be superseded by a valid enforceable law that matches most closely the content of the original law. Cause of action is barred if any dispute is not taken up within 1 year after it arises. Titles to the Sections in this document have no legal or contractual significance and are only used for convenience of the reader.
Copyright and Use of The Desi Times Web Site
All The Desi Times , thedesitimes.com, The Desi Times (with logo), Slogan “Masal & News”, , and Vibrant Media Group LLC brands and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of The Desi Times . You may not use any of the The Desi Times trademarks without The Desi Times’s prior written permission. You Agree NOT to copy, redistribute or reproduce the layout, design, any content, logos, or any other material of The Desi Times web site.
All third party software used at the site is copyright of their respective owners.
All other brand names, software, company names and product names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.
Rights NOT expressly granted here-in are RESERVED.
If you do not agree to ANY of the clauses in our “TERMS OF SERVICE (TOS)” you should not use our site or services or any material from this web site.

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