Terms of Service

Welcome to our digital information network. These are our terms and conditions for use of the network, which you may access in several ways, including but not limited to the World Wide Web via onlineworldnews24.com, digital television, PDA, mobile phone and RSS feeds. In these terms and conditions, when we say the “Online World News 24 Site” we mean the digital information network operated by or on behalf of Online World News 24 & Media Limited or its parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively “Online World News 24”), regardless of how you access the network, as well as any Online World News 24 apps whether you access those via a Online World News 24 Site or a third party site. However you access the Online World News 24 Site, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. If you have accessed the Online World News 24 Site from the United States or Australia, you also agree to be bound by additional terms contained at the end of these terms and conditions.

1. Registration

You may access areas of the Online World News 24 Site that require registration by becoming a registered member and creating an account with us. You agree to be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your passwords or other account identifiers which you choose and all activities that occur under your account.

By registering on the Online World News 24 Site, you agree that:

(i) your account and password are personal to you and may not be used by anyone else to access the Online World News 24 Site;

(ii) you will not do anything which would assist anyone who is not a registered user to gain access to any registration area of the Online World News 24 Site; and

(iii) you will not create registration accounts for the purpose of abusing the functionality of the site, or other users; nor will you seek to pass yourself off as another user.

2. Termination of registration

If you no longer wish to have a registered account, you may terminate your account by sending an email to support@onlineworldnews24.com. If you no longer accept these terms and conditions, or any future modification to these terms and conditions, you must cease using the Online World News 24 Site. Continued use of the Online World News 24 Site indicates your continued acceptance of these terms and conditions.

If, for any reason, we believe that you have not complied with these terms and conditions, we may, at our sole discretion, cancel your access to the registration areas of Online World News 24 Site immediately and without prior notice.

We may terminate your registered account, at our sole discretion, by emailing you at the address you have registered stating that the agreement has terminated.

3. Use of material appearing on the Online World News 24 Site

Your use of the Online World News 24 Site is for your own personal and non-commercial use only. You acknowledge that, as between Online World News 24 and you, except for user content and advertisements (as discussed below), Online World News 24 is the sole owner of all content on the Online World News 24 Site, including, without limitation, all applicable copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, trade names, logos, and other intellectual property rights thereto, as well as text, images, graphics, logos, audio, video and other material appearing on the Online World News 24 Site (“Online World News 24 Content”). The Online World News 24 Site and the Online World News 24 Content are protected by the copyright laws and other intellectual property laws of the United Kingdom, the United States and Australia and are protected globally by applicable international copyright treaties.

You may download and print extracts from the Online World News 24 Content for your own personal and non-commercial use only, provided you maintain and abide by any author attribution, copyright or trademark notice or restriction in any material that you download or print. You may not use any Online World News 24 Content for any other purpose without our prior written approval. Except as expressly authorised by the Online World News 24, you are not allowed to create a database in electronic or paper form comprising all or part of the material appearing on the Online World News 24 Site.

If you wish to use our content other than as permitted by these terms and conditions, please contact us at support@onlineworldnews24.com. If you operate a news aggregation service that charges a subscription fee to its users, then you need to approach the NLA directly to discuss your licensing requirements. Please see nla.co.uk.

For all other inquiries about distribution or reproduction of the materials, please contact support@onlineworldnews24.com.

4. Disclaimer of liability

To the extent permitted at law, we do not accept any responsibility for any statement in the Online World News 24 Content. Nothing in the Online World News 24 Content is provided for any specific purpose or at the request of any particular person. For the avoidance of confusion, we will not be liable for any loss caused as a result of your doing, or not doing, anything as a result of viewing, reading or listening to the Online World News 24 Content or any part of it. You can access other sites via links from the Online World News 24 Site. These sites are not under our control and we are not responsible in any way for any of their contents.

We give no warranties of any kind concerning the Online World News 24 Site or the Online World News 24 Content. In particular, we do not warrant that the Online World News 24 Site or any of its contents is virus free. You must take your own precautions in this respect as we accept no responsibility for any infection by virus or other contamination or by anything which has destructive properties.

Although we will do our best to provide constant, uninterrupted access to the Online World News 24 Site, we do not guarantee this. We accept no responsibility or liability for any interruption or delay.

If you are accessing the Online World News 24 Site from the United States or Australia, the additional disclaimers and limitations of liability in Sections 16 and 17 and apply.

5. Third party advertising on the Online World News 24 Site

You will see advertising material submitted by third parties on the Online World News 24 Site. Each individual advertiser is solely responsible for the content of its advertising material. We accept no responsibility for the content of advertising material, including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein.

If you want to advertise on the Online World News 24 Site, please email the user help team at support@onlineworldnews24.com, and they will pass your details on to our advertising sales team.

6. User content

Users of our site may be permitted to submit content for publication in various areas of the Online World News 24 Site. You will be deemed to consent to these guidelines, and these terms and conditions, if you choose to post any content or comments to the Online World News 24 Site.

When you submit content to us, you agree and represent that you have created that content, or you have received permission from, or are authorised by, the owner of any part of the content to submit it to the Online World News 24 Site.

You or the owner of the content still own the copyright in the content sent to us, but by submitting content to us, you are granting us an unconditional, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully transferable, perpetual worldwide licence to use, publish and/or transmit, and to authorise third-parties to use, publish and/or transmit your content in any format and on any platform, either now known or hereinafter invented.

You acknowledge and agree that when you post content on the Online World News 24 Site or view content provided by others, you are doing so at your own discretion and risk, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, of that content. You further acknowledge and agree that the views expressed by you and other users in that content do not necessarily reflect the views of Online World News 24, and we do not support or endorse any user content. You acknowledge that we have no obligation to pre-screen, monitor, review, or edit any content posted by you and other users on the Online World News 24 Site.

We, or authorised third parties, reserve the right to cut, crop, edit or refuse to publish, your content at our or their sole discretion. We may remove your content from use at any time.

We accept no liability in respect of any content submitted by users and published by us or by authorised third parties.

You warrant that the content you submit to us is not obscene, threatening, harassing, libellous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another’s privacy, offensive, defamatory of any person or illegal. You warrant that the content you submit to us does not infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other intellectual or proprietary or privacy right of any party or individual. You agree not to (i) post content which is deliberately intended to upset or harm other users; (ii) use the Online World News 24 Site to post or otherwise transmit content that victimises, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of any impermissible classification, including, without limitation, religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, colour, creed, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, age, marital status, military status or disability; (iii) post or otherwise transmit any content that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of the Online World News 24 Site or any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; (iv) upload or otherwise transmit any content, or take any other actions with respect to your use of the Online World News 24 Site, that would constitute, or would otherwise encourage, criminal conduct or give rise to civil liability; or (v) use the Online World News 24 Site for commercial purposes, including, without limitation, submitting any material to solicit funds or to promote, advertise or solicit the sale of any goods or services.

You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Online World News 24 Site may involve (i) transmissions over various networks; and (ii) changes to content to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Online World News 24 assumes no responsibility for the deletion or failure to store postings of content or other information submitted by you or other users to the Online World News 24 Site.

If you are under 16, you confirm that you have permission of your parent or online world news 24 to submit content.

Any queries regarding copyright and your content should be directed in the first instance to support@onlineworldnews24.com.

 

7. Changes to these terms and conditions of use

Please note that we may change these terms and conditions from time to time at our sole discretion and we reserve the right to do without your consent. Any revised terms and conditions will be applicable at the time of posting on the Online World News 24 Site. Please ensure that you review these terms and conditions regularly as you will be deemed to have accepted a variation if you continue to use the Online World News 24 Site after it has been posted.

8. Governing law & jurisdiction (except for US users)

These terms and conditions are governed by English law and the parties agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts, provided that use of the Online World News 24 Site in the United States is governed by Section below entitled Governing law & jurisdiction (for US users)

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Online World News 24, its parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, and employees from any and all claims, liabilities, costs, and expenses, including, but not limited to, attorneys’ fees and expenses, arising out a breach by you or any user of your account of these terms and conditions or privacy policy or arising out of a breach of your obligations, representation and warranties under these terms and conditions.

10. No waiver

Our failure to insist upon or enforce any provision of these terms of service shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right of Online World News 24.

 

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, IN NO EVENT WILL ONLINE WORLD NEWS 24 OR ITS AFFILIATES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT LOSS, DAMAGE, COST, EXPENSE OR LIABILITY OF ANY KIND (“LOSS”) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE AVAILABILITY, USE, RELIANCE ON, OR INABILITY TO USE THE ONLINE WORLD NEWS 24 SITE, INCLUDING (WITHOUT LIMITATION): (i) DAMAGES FOR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS AND OTHER PROFITS, LOSS OF PROGRAMS, COST OF REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR SOFTWARE OR LOSS OF RECORDS, INFORMATION OR DATA, LOSS OF USE OF DATA, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF CUSTOMERS, LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO REPUTATION, LOSS OF CAPITAL, DOWNTIME COSTS, LOSS UNDER OR IN RELATION TO ANY OTHER CONTRACT, OR LOSS OF ANTICIPATED SAVINGS OR BENEFITS; (ii) ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS; OR (iii) ANY LOSS ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE ONLINE WORLD NEWS 24 SITE. THE EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY IN THIS SECTION 17 APPLIES EVEN IF ONLINE WORLD NEWS 24 SHALL HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS.

BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR PARTICULAR KINDS OF LOSS, IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS, ONLINE WORLD NEWS 24’S LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW (THEREBY MINIMIZING ONLINE WORLD NEWS 24’S LIABILITY TO YOU TO THE LOWEST AMOUNT THAT APPLICABLE LAW PERMITS).