Terms of Use

This document is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology   Act, 2000 and rules there under as applicable and the amended provisions pertaining to electronic records in various statutes as amended by the Information Technology Act, 2000. This electronic record is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures. This document is published in accordance with the provisions of Rule 3 (1) of the Information Technology (Intermediaries guidelines) Rules, 2011 that require publishing the rules and regulations, privacy policy and user agreement for access or usage of www.indiameetsindia. org website.

The domain name www.indiameetsindia.org (hereinafter referred to as "IMI") is owned by India Meets India, division of Advant Mediacom Pvt Ltd having its office at I- 68, lajpat nagar-2, New Delhi 110024.For the purpose of the User Agreement, Registered User / Guest User and wherever the context so require 'You' shall mean any natural or legal person who has agreed to become a member of IMI by providing Registration Data as Registered User / Guest User using the computer systems of IMI and accepted this electronic version / electronic record of the User Agreement and has allocated himself a unique identification user name ("User ID" and "Password") to become Registered User or have been identified as Guest User by providing mobile number and email idYour use of the Website and services and tools are governed by the following terms and conditions ("Terms of Use") as applicable to IMI including the applicable policies. Therefore if You transact on IMI, You shall be subject to the policies that are applicable to IMI for such transaction. By mere use of IMI, You shall be contracting with India Meets India, division of Advant Mediacom Pvt Ltd and these terms and conditionsincluding the policies constitute Your binding obligations, with India Meets India.For the purpose of these Terms of Use, wherever the context so requires "You" or "User" shall mean any natural or legal person who has agreed to become a buyer on the Website by providing Registration Data while registering on the Website as Registered User using the computer systems. India Meets India, division of Advant Mediacom Pvt Ltd allows the User to surf the Website or making purchases without registering on the Website. The term "We", "Us", "Our" shall mean India Meets India, division of Advant Mediacom Pvt Ltd. When You use any of the services provided by Us through the Website, including but not limited to, (e.g. Product Reviews, Seller Reviews), You will be subject to the rules, guidelines, policies, terms, and conditions applicable to such service, and they shall be deemed to be incorporated into this Terms of Use and shall be considered as part and parcel of this Terms of Use. We reserve the right, at Our sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms of Use, at any time without any prior written notice to You. It is Your responsibility to review these Terms of Use periodically for updates / changes. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of changes will mean that You accept and agree to the revisions. As long as You comply with these Terms of Use, We grant You a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited privilege to enter and use the Website.

Membership Eligibility
Use of IMI is available only to persons who can form legally binding contracts under Indian Contract Act, 1872. Persons who are "incompetent to contract" within the meaning of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 including minors, un-discharged insolvents etc. are not eligible to use IMI. If you are under the age of 18 years, you shall not register as a member of IMI and shall not purchase any items. In case you wish to, you may do that through your legal guardians or parents who have registered as users of IMI or can use IMI as a Guest User. IMI reserves the right to terminate your membership and refuse to provide you with access to the Website if it is brought to our notice or if it is discovered that you are under the age of 18 years.

Your Account and Registration Obligations
If You are an eligible user whether registered or a guest user and You use IMI, You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Display Name and Password, Mobile Number etc and for all activities that occur under your Display Name and Password. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete or IMIhas reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or not in accordance with the User Agreement, IMI has the right to indefinitely suspend or terminate or block access of your membership and refuse to provide you with access.

When You use IMI or send emails or other data, information or communication to IMI, You agree and understand that You are communicating with IMI through electronic records and You consent to receive communications via electronic records from IMI periodically and as and when required. IMI will communicate with You by email or electronic records on the IMI which will be deemed adequate service of notice/electronic record.

Membership on IMI is free for buyers and sellers. There is no browsing or buying fees by IMI. IMI reserves the right to change its Fee Policy from time to time. In particular, IMI may at its sole discretion introduce new services and modify some or all of the existing services offered. Changes to the Fee Policy shall be posted on IMI and such changes shall automatically become effective immediately after they are posted.We charge a nominal fee from the NGO in case an item is sold on IMI which is pre decided with the NGOs consent. We process online payments and send the money to NGO after deducting our service fees. All we need from NGO some banking and accounting information for us to set-up online bank transfer account.

Use of the Website

You agree, undertake and confirm that Your use of Website shall be strictly   governed by the following binding principles:

"Your Information" is defined as any information you provide to us or other users of the Website ("Users") in the registration (as Registered User or as Guest User, buying or listing process, in the feedback area or through any e-mail feature. You are solely responsible for Your Information, and we act only as a passive conduit for your online distribution and publication of Your Information.

The bold text in the following paragraphs is inserted in accordance with the Information Technology (Intermediaries guidelines) Rules 2011. In case of non-compliance to the following IMI has the right to immediately terminate the access or usage rights of the users to the computer resource of Intermediary and remove non-compliant information.

You shall not modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information or share/list(s) any information or item that:

(a) belongs to another person and to which You does not have any right to;

(b) is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, paedophilic, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever or unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing including but not limited to "indecent representation of women" within the meaning of the Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986

(c) is patently offensive to the online community, such as sexually explicit content, or content that promotes obscenity, paedophilia, racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual

(d) harm minors in any way

(e) infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights or third party's trade secrets or rights of publicity or privacy or shall not be fraudulent or involve the sale of counterfeit or stolen items

(f) involves the transmission of "junk mail", "chain letters", or unsolicited mass mailing or "spamming"

(g) violates any law for the time being in force

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

(i) impersonate another person

(j) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource or contains any Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, easter eggs or other computer programming routines that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, diminish value of, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information

(k) Threatens the unity, integrity, defense, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or 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.

(l) Shall not be false, inaccurate or misleading

(m) Shall not, directly or indirectly, offer, attempt to offer, trade or attempt to trade in any item, the dealing of which is prohibited or restricted in any manner under the provisions of any applicable law, rule, regulation or guideline for the time being in force. Without prejudice to the generality of the above, IMI does not permit transactions in the following items including but not limited to categories as stated in the Prohibited and Restricted Items Policy.

(n) Shall not create liability for us or cause us to lose (in whole or in part) the services of our ISPs or other suppliers; and

(o) shall not link directly or indirectly to or include descriptions of items, goods or services that are prohibited under the User Agreement or any other applicable law for the time being in force including but not limited to the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, the Drugs And Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisements) Act, 1954, the Indian Penal Code, 1860, Information Technology Act 2000 as amended time to time and rules there under; are identical to other items you have up for auction but are priced lower than your item's price, the reserve price of the item or minimum bid amount; are concurrently listed for sale on a web site other than the Website

(p) You shall not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of   IMI, or any other systems or networks connected to the IMI or toany server, computer, network, or to any of the services offered on or through IMI, by hacking, password "mining" or any other illegitimate means.

(q) You shall not make any negative, denigrating or defamatory statement(s) or   comment(s) about Us or the brand name or domain name used by us, or otherwise engage in any conduct or action that might tarnish the image or reputation, of IMI on platform or otherwise tarnish or dilute any IMI's trade or service marks, trade name and/or goodwill associated with such trade or service marks,trade name as may be owned or used by us.

(r)You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the IMI or any transaction being conducted on IMI, or with any other person's use of IMI.

(s) You may not use IMI or any content for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use, or to solicit the performance of any illegalactivity or other activity which infringes the rights of IMI and / or others.

(t) You shall at all times ensure full compliance with the applicable provisions   of the Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules thereunder as applicable and as amended from time to time and also all applicable Domestic laws, rules and regulations (including the provisions of any applicable Exchange Control Laws or Regulations in Force) and International Laws, Foreign Exchange Laws, Statutes, Ordinances and Regulations (including, but not limited to Sales Tax/VAT, Income Tax, Octroi, Service Tax, Central Excise, Custom Duty, Local Levies) regarding Your use of Our service and Your listing, purchase, solicitation of offers to purchase, and sale of products or services. You shall not engage in any transaction in an item or service, which is prohibited by the provisions of any applicable law including exchange control laws or regulations for the time being in force.

(u) Solely to enable Us to use the information You supply Us with, so that we are not violating any rights You might have in Your Information, You agree to grant Us a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sub-licensable (through multiple tiers) right to exercise the copyright, publicity, database rights or any other rights You have in Your Information, in any media now known or not currently known, with respect to Your Information. We will only use Yourinformation in accordance with the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy applicable to use of IMI.

(v) From time to time, You shall be responsible for providing information relating to the products or services proposed to be sold by You. In this connection, You undertake that all such information shall be accurate in all respects. You shall not exaggerate or over emphasize the attributes of such products or services so as to mislead other Users in any manner.

(w) It is possible that other users, (including unauthorized users or "hackers")  may post or transmit offensive or obscene materials on IMI and that You may be involuntarily exposed to such offensive and obscene materials. It also is possible for others to obtain personal information about You due to your use of IMI, and that the recipient may use such information to harass or otherwise. We do not approve of such unauthorized uses, but by using IMI, You acknowledge and agree that IMI is not responsible for the use of any personal information that You publicly disclose or share with others.