100 Feet Road Ventures Private Limited, recognised as a new startup by the ministry of corporate affairs in January 2023, owns and operates thearcweb.com. “We”, “us”, “our services/ products” and “company” on this page refer to 100 Feet Road Ventures. “You” implies the visitor, user or member of the said website.
When you access or use the website — including the content, products, features and services — you accept our terms and conditions set out below and agree to be bound by them. Please go over the details as they form a legal agreement between you and the company with respect to your use of the website.
The company holds exclusive rights to change the website, its functionalities and offerings and revise or amend the content at any time without prior notice. Their availability, too, can change, and they can be withdrawn. No liability can be forced on the company over such decisions, which are the its prerogative. Similarly, our terms and rules can change without notice.
The dates of the updates will be mentioned on relevant pages. You should check them periodically. If you keep viewing or using the website/services after the modifications, it is understood that you have reviewed and accepted the changes.
All the content and data on the website is for general information and knowledge. It does not constitute financial or investment advice of any kind, and we do not directly or indirectly encourage any action. Please rely on your judgement and conduct due diligence.
Additional riders and requirements, listed out on this page, also apply, and you agree to follow relevant laws of the land. You should not visit or use our website/services if you object to the policies. 100 Feet Road Ventures reserves the right to temporarily or permanently block your access to the website/services or your account for any violation of the agreement.
Copyright, intellectual property, trademark and other relevant laws/legal provisions protect our website, services, products and material (logo, trademark, published information, etc) worldwide. Unless explicitly mentioned, the company has exclusive right and control over them.
You understand and agree that 100 Feet Road Ventures Private Limited and its founders/editors have created, revised, selected, compiled and arranged the services, products and content by devoting substantial resources (time, effort, money). Therefore, they form valuable intellectual property of the company. You agree to satisfy all reasonable requests made by us to safeguard our contractual, statutory and other rights.
Our website may feature third-party links and content, including data, with proper attribution. It is a reasonable expectation that this material from respective primary sources is accurate. Separately, there may also be user submissions (text, data, links, etc). We do not claim to own or be responsible for the material in either of the two cases and are not liable for it. If the material is incorrect, necessary revisions/action may or may not be undertaken.
Provided you adhere to our terms, the company provides you with access to the website for strictly personal use. This access is limited, non-transferable and revocable. No right, title or interest of the company is granted to you.
Using the website/services for any unauthorised or unapproved purpose may lead to civil and criminal penalties.
A user submission feature/forum may be provided on the website. If that happens, you agree to share only authentic and accurate material, for which you bear full responsibility.
By voluntarily submitting it, you grant the company an eternal, worldwide and royalty-free licence to process, publicly display/share and use the material (including feedback) in the company’s communication/works. Such submissions do not form a new relationship or modify the existing one, described at the beginning on this page, between you and the company. No payment of any sort will be made by us for user submissions, all of which are voluntary.
Please note that any content and comment shared by you will come under Indian laws. We do not claim ownership rights over user submissions/posts and third-party content, or take financial and legal liability for the material’s accuracy and appropriateness and its use by others.
We reserve the right to not publish/display user submissions or delete them following a genuine complaint/objection. The same applies if the post is deemed to be inappropriate or running afoul of laws. Your access/account can be suspended or permanently blocked in that case. We have the right to preserve records of the problematic content as required by relevant laws.
You understand and agree that the company shall not be responsible/liable for any use of your post/material by a third party.
Before posting any material, you should check if you fulfil the following criteria:
In case you post content/data for which you hold no right/licence or that which is false, you may have to face any legal action the rightful owner/s and offended parties initiate.
The terms and guidelines laid down in the section above also hold true for any community service we may provide. Members with proper access can share content in communities. We cannot guarantee the accuracy and quality of such material.
By using the community service, you agree NOT to upload or post any material/opinions that are hateful, abusive, defamatory, inappropriate in any way or invasive of someone’s privacy. You must respect relevant laws while participating in communities. You should not engage in cyberstalking or be a nuisance to other visitors/members of the website.
You alone are responsible for your interactions, including any disagreement, with other users of the site. You should be careful and exercise sound judgement before divulging personal details to other members. You hereby agree to take precautions in any dealing (online or offline) with others. You agree to use our website/services and read available content at your risk and discretion.
The company holds the right to contact users as per applicable laws. This may be necessary to check adherence to policies and rules. You will cooperate with the company in any investigation into suspected illegal, fraudulent or improper activity conducted through the website. On its part, the company is required to cooperate with local, state and central authorities and government agencies.
To use our website, you may be asked to register and open a personal account by providing your current, accurate and complete details (see more on this topic on the Privacy page). You will set a unique username/ID and password and are responsible for protecting the login credentials of your account, which is non-transferable and revocable.
The company may send you information about its various services/offerings from time to time. This may be done directly or through relevant third parties.
You are solely responsible for all activities that occur from/under your account. You agree to alert the company if there is any unauthorised access or a security breach in your account. The company won’t bear liability for any loss that you may incur when someone misuses your password/account. You, though, may be held liable for losses the company suffers in such a situation.
The company can reject any username you select and/or revoke your claim to any previously chosen username. It can give that username to any other member or entity.
We do NOT permit:
If such or any type of misuse is discovered, we can revoke access rights without notice and block access of all users from that IP address.
You can decide to discontinue your account for any reason and convey the same by writing to us. The company, too, reserves the right to suspend or shut your account without notice over any infraction of the terms and conditions. As required by law, we may retain your registration/account records after the cancellation/closure.
The company may offer subscription/paid services or grant conditional access to certain types of content and features. For instance, an article may be behind the paywall and full access could be given after the reader registers and/or makes a payment. What part of the article or feature would be displayed outside and after the paywall is the prerogative of the company and its editors.
You hereby understand that the website/services and its contents may suffer a technical glitch and/or have errors. These include pricing and subscription details. While an incorrect price may be mentioned because of a mistake or glitch, we are not under any obligation to offer a subscription at that rate.
Apart from the fee for any subscription or paid service, prevalent taxes are also applicable. You must pay all taxes/levies associated with the purchase. In addition to these, you are responsible for paying internet or telecom charges that you may incur while using the services.
The complete details of subscriptions or paid services will be stated here if and when they are rolled out. These will include the duration of the plan, payment cycle, renewal, refund and cancellation.
Our website/services are controlled and offered by a company (100 Feet Road Ventures) incorporated in India. We make no claims that the website/services would be available for use or work without interruption in other locations. If you access the website from other jurisdictions, you do so at your risk. You must also comply with the laws there. Please note that our website may have links to content hosted on websites registered abroad.
The website may contain links or mentions of external platforms. 100 Feet Road Ventures does not own, control or operate these platforms. When you actively click on a link and are automatically directed to the corresponding site, you are subject to its terms and conditions, including privacy rules, which, again, we do not control. You can tell where you are by checking the URL in the address bar on your browser.
Please read that site’s terms before you divulge any personal information or initiate transactions. We are not responsible or liable for your activity on external sites and their content and practices.
Our website may display advertising and promotional material. It’s the responsibility of the party/entity providing the material for inclusion on the website to ensure that it adheres to applicable international and national laws.
If you, the user, engage with promotions, buying goods or a service from the advertiser/provider, or undertake any business dealing, the said activity will be strictly between you and the advertiser/provider. We do not take any responsibility here for any dispute or undesirable outcome/experience. Before believing any ad, you should independently verify whether it serves your purpose and seek professional advice.
The company holds the right to make any information, including personal data, available to any government, administrative, regulatory and judicial authority under applicable laws and provisions.
The website/services may feature necessary and optional third-party applications or widgets. You understand and accept that if you enable these applications for use with the services, we may give them access to your data for the interoperation of the apps with the website.
We bear no responsibility for any disclosure, revision or deletion of the data resulting from any such access by third-party app providers. Also, as stated earlier, in all such cases, the data will be subject to the privacy policies of third-party app providers.
You also acknowledge that the functionalities interoperating with third-party apps or widgets depend on the continuing availability of these APIs. The providers can discontinue the arrangement, and we may stop offering such functionalities. You won’t be entitled to any compensation (refund, credit, etc). To avoid any doubt or misunderstanding, we may prevent users from installing or enabling certain third-party apps for use with the services.
If you are a publisher of news and current-affairs content, you will comply with our terms and also submit the details of your user accounts on our services to the ministry of information and broadcasting as required under the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021. You shall also satisfy all applicable laws.
When you review/rate any content on the website, you give the company express rights and consent to display the review/rating. The company can use information, feedback, concepts, reviews, ideas or techniques stated in any communication you send our way, including responses to questionnaires or posts, to create marketing products and modify/improve the services. No compensation or acknowledgement will be extended for user submissions.
By submitting/sharing any user feedback or post on the website, you give the company a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, non-exclusive and irrevocable licence/right to display, use, reproduce or modify the feedback/post in any media, software or technology (existing currently or developed in future).
Search-engine operators can use functionalities like spiders to copy material from the website for the sole purpose of creating publicly available searchable indices of the material. But the same is NOT allowed for creating caches or archives of our material. We have the right to revoke these exceptions in all or select cases.
The services, products and content are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. 100 Feet Road Ventures Private Limited, its editors, directors, employees and partners do not guarantee the accuracy, reliability, completeness, usefulness, timeliness and suitability of any part of the services or licensed material.
We do not warrant that the website and services will be uninterrupted and free of errors. Or that the website, services and/or its servers, or any files made available for download on the website, will be free of computer viruses and problem-causing code. The company does not warrant that any software program/application used and or licensed in connection with the services will be compatible with other third-party software or equipment. It also does not warrant that operation of the services and associated software will not damage or slow down other software and hardware.
We make NO — and hereby specifically disclaim all — representations, endorsements, guarantees and warranties (express or implied) about the services, products, functionalities and content including without limitation, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement of third-party rights.
We do NOT warrant that:
You, the user, fully understand and agree that the use of the website/ services is completely at your risk. If you are not satisfied with the website/services and the featured content, the only solution for you is to stop using the services.
Our website, services and content should not be seen as some form of financial or professional advice, view or recommendation. We are not an investment adviser or a broker. Nothing herein should constitute a sale or offer to buy, sell or recommend any securities and companies.
You should conduct proper and independent due diligence before making any investment or professional decision. The responsibility of all such decisions/conclusions rests with you.
The company cannot be held responsible/liable for any content which, in legal view, is derogatory, defamatory, offensive or threatening. It shall also not assume liability for any errors or oversight in any content or for any loss/damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted on the website. You agree that the company bears no responsibility for any content sent using and/or included in the company’s website/services by third parties.
As a condition for using/accessing the website, services and content, you hereby waive and release all claims, causes of action and other rights that you may have against us arising from or linked to the review of any content/licensed material made available through the website.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the company, its employees, investors, directors, agents, officers and suppliers (including content licensors and distributors) from and against any losses, claims, damages and liabilities, including legal fees and expenses, arising from:
We hold the right to employ separate counsel and assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you. Hereby, you agree to cooperate in our defence of these claims.
Complaints or concerns about content, any comment/post or breach of the terms will be taken up by the designated grievance officer.
Name: Aditi Shrivastava
We respect intellectual property laws and our policy is to act swiftly when we receive a notice of alleged infringement. If you believe that any material has been reproduced on the website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, kindly furnish a notice of copyright infringement containing all of necessary information.
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These terms make up the entire agreement between the company, 100 Feet Road Ventures Private Limited, and you, the visitor/user/member.