Terms Of Use

Effective date/Last updated on: 01.07.2022

Welcome to the Nagaland Tribune. We invite you to access our Website/App and use its Services, but please note that the Nagaland Tribune requires all users/visitors to our Website/App to adhere to these Terms of Use. By accessing the Website/App and/or Services provided by the Nagaland Tribune, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. You hereby represent and warrant to the Nagaland Tribune that you are capable of entering, performing and adhering to these Terms and that you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions.

Please review these Terms of Use from time to time so that you will be aware of the latest updates.

The Nagaland Tribune reserves the right to charge subscription and/or registration fees from a user, by giving reasonable prior notice, in respect of any product, service or any other aspect of its website/app.

Wherever it appears in the Terms of Use, the words “user” or “you” means any person who accesses or avails the Services of this Website/App.

Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms of Use. These Terms of Use apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service. By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you disagree with any part of these Terms of Use then you may not access the Service. You represent that you are over the age of 18. The company does not permit those under 18 to use the Service and if you are not, you need to have signed up with the guidance and permission of your guardian. If not, the responsibility will be borne by the guardian of the minor or the minor, as the case may be.

Your access to and use of the Service is also conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with the Privacy Policy of the Company. Our Privacy Policy describes our policies and procedures on the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information when you use the Website/App and tells you about your privacy rights and how the law protects you. Please read our Privacy Policy carefully before using our Service.

When the Nagaland Tribune so decides, registration/subscription by the user/visitor may be required to enjoy access to the Services, in part or whole of the Website/App. To register/subscribe to these Services you have to open an account by completing the registration process. The reliability of such information provided will be the sole responsibility of the user and if the Nagaland Tribune believes such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, or, when the user violates the Terms of Use, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Website/App by you.

You are responsible for safeguarding any password that you use to access the Website/App and for any activities or actions under your password, whether your password is with our Service or a Third-Party Social Media Service. You agree not to disclose your password to any third party. You must notify us immediately upon becoming aware of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. You may not use, as a username, the name of another person or entity or a username that is not lawfully available for use, a name or trademark that is subject to any rights of another person or entity other than you without appropriate authorization, or a name that is otherwise offensive, vulgar or obscene. Any instance of this, when detected will be considered a violation of the Terms of Use and may result in immediate termination of your account.

When accessing the Services of the Website/App under an account (wherever applicable), you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify the Nagaland Tribune immediately of any unauthorised use of your account or any other breach of security. We will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account or your failure to protect your password or account information. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by the Nagaland Tribune or another party due to someone else using your account or password.

All information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials, whether publicly or privately transmitted/posted by any user of the Nagaland Tribune Website/App, is the sole responsibility of the person from where such content originated. By posting any material which contains images, photographs, pictures or that are otherwise graphical in whole or in part, you warrant and represent that:

(a) you are the copyright owner of such images/material or that the copyright owner of such images/material has granted you permission to use such images/ material or any content contained in such images/material consistent with the manner and purpose of your use and as otherwise permitted by these Terms of Use.

(b) you have the rights necessary to grant the licenses and sublicenses described in these Terms of Use, and

(c) that each person depicted in such images/material, if any, has provided consent to the use of the images/material as set forth in these Terms of Use, including, by way of limitation, the distribution, public display and reproduction of such images/material.

The Nagaland Tribune accepts no responsibility for the said images/material uploaded by users. However, you understand that all images/material posted by you becomes the property of The Nagaland Tribune and you agree to grant/assign to the Nagaland Tribune and its affiliates a non-exclusive, royalty free, perpetual, irrevocable and sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such images/material (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed throughout the world.

Our Service may be designed to allow you to post content. You are responsible for the content that you post on our Website/App, including its legality, reliability and appropriateness.

The Nagaland Tribune and its affiliates assume no responsibility or liability which may arise from the content thereof, including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, slander, infringement, invasion of privacy and publicity rights, obscenity, pornography, profanity, fraud or misrepresentation.

You expressly understand and agree that you are solely responsible for the content and for all activity that occurs under your account, whether done so by you or any third person using your account. You may not send, submit, post or otherwise transmit, material or messages that contain software virus or any other files that are designed to interrupt, destroy and negatively affect in any manner whatsoever, any electronic equipment in connection with the use of this site or other user’s ability to engage in real time exchanges. You may not transmit/upload any content that is unlawful, offensive, upsetting, intended to disgust, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable. Examples of such objectionable content include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Unlawful or promoting unlawful activity
  • Defamatory, discriminatory or mean-spirited content, including references or commentary about religion, race, sexual orientation, gender, national/ethnic origin, or other targeted groups
  • Spam, machine–or randomly–generated, constituting unauthorized or unsolicited advertising, chain letters, any other form of unauthorized solicitation, or any form of lottery or gambling
  • Containing or installing any viruses, worms, malware, trojan horses or other content that is designed or intended to disrupt, damage or limit the functioning of any software, hardware or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any data or other information of a third person
  • Infringing on any proprietary rights of any party, including patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, right of publicity or other rights
  • Impersonating any person or entity including the company and its employees or representatives
  • Violating the privacy of any third person
  • False information and features

Wherever the feature is available, the Nagaland Tribune will moderate the comment threads.

The Nagaland Tribune reserves the right, but not the obligation, to, in its sole discretion, determine whether or not any content is appropriate and complies with this Terms of Use and proceed to refuse or remove this content. The Company further reserves the right to make formatting and edits and change the manner of any content. The Company can also limit or revoke the use of the Service if you post such objectionable content. As the Company cannot control all content posted by users and/or third parties on the Service, you agree to use the Service at your own risk. You understand that by using the Service you may be exposed to content that you may find offensive, indecent, incorrect or objectionable, and you agree that under no circumstances will the company be liable in any way for any content, including any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of any content.

We are not responsible for the availability or content of other services that may be linked to our site. Because we have no control over such services, you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external services, and that we do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any content, accuracy, quality, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such services. You further acknowledge and agree that we shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on or through such services.

Any complaints or concerns with regards to content and/or comment or breach of these terms shall be taken up with the designated Grievance Officer as mentioned below in writing via email/post/courier sent to the appropriate address. You can email us at grievance@naglandtribune.in or write to us at:

Grievance Cell,
c/o Chief Editor, Nagaland Tribune,
Beits Plaza, Secreteriate Road, Kohima, Nagaland 797004

The Nagaland Tribune, its logo and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Nagaland Tribune are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Nagaland Tribune. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website/App may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Website/App grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any of these trademarks. The Service and its original content (excluding content provided by you or other users), features and functionality are and will remain the exclusive property of the Company and its licensors. The Service is protected by copyright. It is reiterated that our trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service without the prior written consent. Users are prohibited from modifying, copying, distributing, transmitting, displaying, publishing, selling, licensing, creating derivative works or using any content available on or through the site for commercial or public purposes.

Intellectual Property Infringement

We respect the intellectual property rights of others. It is our policy to respond to any claim that content posted on the Service infringes a copyright or other intellectual property infringement of any person. If you are a copyright owner, or authorized on behalf of one, and you believe that the copyrighted work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement that is taking place through the Service, you must intimate us in writing to our email/postal address and include in such intimation a detailed description of the alleged infringement.


We may terminate or suspend your account (wherever applicable) or restrict your access to our Services without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach these Terms of Use. Upon termination, your right to use the Service will cease immediately. If you wish to terminate your account, you may simply discontinue using the Service. We also reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify or remove, temporarily or permanently, our Website/App (or any part thereof) with or without notice without any liability whatsoever.

Changes to These Terms of Use

The Nagaland Tribune may modify these Terms of Use from time to time entirely at its own discretion.

By continuing to access or use our Service after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, in whole or in part, please stop using the Website/App and the Services thereof.

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If you have any questions about these Terms of Use, you can contact us:



Postal Address:
Chief Editor, Nagaland Tribune,
Beits Plaza, Secreteriate Road, Kohima, Nagaland 797004

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