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Terms and Conditions

Greetings from Welcomemarriage.com , your personal matchmaking advertiser. Welcomemarriage.com is an advertising platform providing targeted advertising services for matchmaking alliances and replaces the traditional newspaper classified. Welcomemarriage.com helps you promote and advertise your profile to the prospective alliance partner to drive an 'Accept', the first step in seeking a life-partner. Access to the Welcomemarriage.com website is free. However, we offer Premium Memberships wherein one can promote his/her Profile on various Shaadi.com properties such as Premium Interest Wall, Inbox, Search Results, Emails, Send Interests, SMS, etc.

A Brief

Welcome Marriage [WM] acts as a platform to enable any user to themselves register on it (by filling the mandatory fields and optional fields, if any) to voluntarily search for profile(s) from the database of Welcome Marriage’s [WM] already registered users, for seeking prospective lawful matrimonial alliances for themselves. WM retail store may also be able to assist you to create your profile, however, you must have a valid/operational mobile phone number and an email id.

The profiles in the database of WM are classified broadly on the basis of language and region for the ease and convenience of its member / customer.

WM Members are provided with free/paid access for searching profiles from the database of WM, as per the partner preference set by you (on the Website) and you shortlist the prospective alliances yourself.

WM Membership is guided by the terms and conditions mentioned herein below. By using or accessing the WM Services, you agree to be bound by all the terms and conditions ("Agreement"):

WM do not authenticate any information of any profile and hence you as a user need to verify the credentials and information provided by other users.

Eligibility

To register as a member of Welcomemarriage.com or use this Site, you must be legally competent and of legal marriageable age as per the laws of India (currently, 18 years or over for females and 21 years or over for males). The Welcomemarriage.com site is only to facilitate personal advertisement for lawful marriage alliance between persons who are legally competent to enter into matrimony under the laws to which they are subject. Membership in the Service is void where prohibited. By using this Site, you represent and warrant that you have the right, consent, authority, and legal capacity to enter into this Agreement and that you are not prohibited or prevented by any applicable law for the time being in force or any order or decree or injunction from any court, tribunal or any such competent authority restraining you from entering into matrimony. You further confirm that you intent to seek a life partner and that you shall not use this site for casual dating. You also agree to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If at any time Welcomemarriage.com is of the opinion (in its sole discretion) or has any reason to believe that you are not eligible to become a member or that you have made any misrepresentation, Welcomemarriage.com reserves the right to forthwith terminate your membership and / or your right to use the Service without any refund to you of any of your unutilized subscription fee.

Term

You may terminate your membership at any time, for any reason by writing to Welcomemarriage.com. In the event you terminate your membership, you will not be entitled to a refund of any unutilized subscription fees, if any, paid by you, except where otherwise stated in writing. Welcomemarriage.com may terminate your access to the Site and/or your membership for any reason effective upon sending notice to you at the email address as provided you in your application for membership or such other email address as you may have later provided to Welcomemarriage.com. If Welcomemarriage.com terminates your membership for breach of terms of this Agreement, you will not be entitled to any refund of any Subscription fees, if any, paid by you.. Term for the paid Membership would be in accordance with the type of membership undertaken.

Registration

A. We expect that you would complete the online registration process with fairness and honesty while furnishing your personal informations to Welcome Marriage. You would appreciate that efficient and effective match making through our automated system depend upon yourself furnishing true, accurate, current, complete information and photos etc. We expect you to read the relevant column before keying in the details or selecting the option available or uploading the photo. You are requested not to key in details of the profile in field other than the applicable field (including mentioning id's of other platforms/websites/ applications) or repeating your details in another fields, after filling them once in the relevant fields or others photographs. You further undertake that you alone shall be responsible or liable for any information provided to Welcome Marriage. In order to serve you better if Welcome Marriage requires additional details you agree to provide it. Welcome Marriage shall reproduce the registered member details on "as is as available" basis to other registered members, and Welcome Marriage members shall be solely liable for the information given by such Welcome Marriage member.

A. If at any point of time Welcome Marriage comes to know or is so informed by third party or has reasons to believe that any information provided by you for registration (including photos) or otherwise is found to be untrue, inaccurate, or incomplete then Welcome Marriage shall have full right to suspend or terminate (without any notice) your Welcome Marriage membership and forfeit any amount paid by you towards Welcome Marriage membership fee and refuse to provide Welcome Marriage service to you thereafter.

B. Welcome Marriage Membership is restricted strictly to the registered Welcome Marriage individual member only. Organizations, companies, businesses and/or individuals carrying on similar or competitive business cannot become Members of Welcome Marriage and nor use the Welcome Marriage Service or Welcome Marriage members data for any commercial purpose, and Welcome Marriage reserves its right to initiate appropriate legal action for breach of these obligation.

Member Disputes

You are solely responsible for your advertisement/communications with other Welcomemarriage.com Members. Welcomemarriage.com reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Members. Welcomemarriage.com also reserves the right to take appropriate action against errant members. However, Welcomemarriage.com is not obliged to share such action with other members, including complainants. Welcomemarriage.com expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for any transactions.

Confidentiality

Welcome Marriage has reasonable processes and system in place to maintain confidentiality of all personal information other than those meant for sharing with the prospect furnished by Welcome Marriage members and Welcome marriage may at its sole discretion and cost take bonafide steps for maintaining the confidentiality of the information in compliance with applicable law. However, WM/WM member may divulge such information if required by law.

Any feedback you provide to Welcome marriage shall be deemed to be non-confidential. Welcome Marriage shall be free to use such feedback/information on an unrestricted basis. Further, by submitting the feedback, you represent and warrant that (a) your feedback does not contain confidential or proprietary information of yourself or third parties; (b) Welcome marriage member is not under any obligation of confidentiality, express or implied, with respect to the feedback; (c) you are not entitled to any compensation or reimbursement of any kind from Welcome Marriage for the feedback under any circumstances.

You agree that Welcome Marriage has all the right to process your data through the automated process to serve you with suitable profiles (based on your set partner preference) from Welcome marriage or its consortium of websites and may also send you communication in this regard.

Disclaimers

Welcomemarriage.com is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate Content/listing posted on the Site or in connection with the Welcomemarriage.com service, whether caused by Users, Members or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Service, nor for the conduct of any User and/or Member of the Welcomemarriage.com Service whether online or offline.

Welcomemarriage.com assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, User and/or Member communications or any communications by Welcomemarriage.com to its Members.

Welcomemarriage.com is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line-systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to Users and/or Members or to any other person's computer related to or resulting and/or in connection with the Welcomemarriage.com Service.

Under no circumstances will Welcomemarriage.com be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from anyone's use of the Site or the Service and/or any Content posted on the Welcomemarriage.com Site or transmitted to Welcomemarriage.com Members.

The exchange of matchmaking profile(s) through or by " Welcomemarriage.com " is not a matrimonial offer and/or recommendation from/by Welcomemarriage.com. Welcomemarriage.com shall not be responsible for any loss or damage to any individual arising out of, or subsequent to, any relations (including but not limited to matrimonial relations) established pursuant to the use of Welcomemarriage.com.

Welcomemarriage.com expressly disclaims any liability or responsibility whatsoever and howsoever arising as a result of any Content/listing posted on the Site / made available to Welcomemarriage.com by any Members or the users of the Site or any third party.

Welcomemarriage.com does not assume any responsibility or liability for any illegal Content posted on the Site by any Members, users or any third party.

All liability, whether civil or criminal arising out of any Content that is Posted on the Site will be of that Member / user / third party who has Posted such Content and Welcomemarriage.com reserves its right to claim damages from such Member/ user / third party that it may suffer as a result of such Content Posted on the Site. Welcomemarriage.com does not claim ownership of Content you submit or make available for inclusion on the Service.

Privacy of Membership

Welcome Marriage has taken reasonable steps to protect the Welcome marriage member's privacy and shall take all reasonable efforts to protect any personal data provided to us through reasonable security safeguards against such risks as loss or unauthorized use, destruction, use, modification or disclosure of data etc.

Although we will strive to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information, any information transacted over the Internet cannot be made absolutely secure. You also agree that the copying the data by using technology or any other new methods of data misuse/theft cannot be secured by Welcome Marriage and that Welcome Marriage will have no liability for any such act. Welcome Marriage member understand and agree that Welcome Marriage will have no liability for disclosure of your information due to errors in transmission or unauthorized acts of third parties.

You also agree to keep your username and password confidential, to avoid any misuse of your profile at our Website.

Please read and comprehend our Privacy Policy, which also governs your visit to Welcome Marriage, to understand our practices. Welcome Marriage members agree that their profile(s) may be crawled and indexed by search engines, where Welcome Marriage and its network does not have any control over the search engines behavior and Welcome Marriage shall not be responsible for such activities of other search engines/third party websites.

You agree that, when you use third party services through Website, you hereby grant Welcome Marriage the right to share your information needed for providing such third party services to you or in relation to processing your information for office use of Welcome Marriage /its payment gateway and/or such third party service providers.

Disputes between Members

You and the prospect are both registered Welcome Marriage members of portal and are bound by these terms and condition. We request you to follow the guidelines of safe matrimony (see URL www.welcomemarriage.com and give truthful information about yourself on the website to avoid dispute between you and the prospect.

Welcome Marriage is not a broker or the agent of any Welcome Marriage member, and Welcome Marriage does not partake in the exchange of any kind of discussion between the Welcome Marriage members and prospects or the results of their discussion.

Welcome Marriage Member's are solely responsible for the communications (through any medium) with prospect or vice versa. Welcome Marriage expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for any transaction(s) or exchange(s) or interaction(s) or passing of information(s) etc. between any Welcome Marriage members inter se via e-mail, sms, interaction or any other medium of communication between BM members either using website or otherwise.

Welcome Marriage has no obligation, to monitor any such disputes arising between the Welcome Marriage members, and Welcome Marriage shall not be party to any such dispute/litigation etc.

General

The Welcome Marriage website shall be deemed to be used by you when it is loaded and/or continues to be loaded in temporary or permanent memory of your mobile phone, computer or any other device or in the internet browser thereof.

In the event you file a false complaint against another prospect on our Website and consequently we have suspended/deleted that prospects profile based on your complaint, then we reserve our right to initiate appropriate legal (Civil/Criminal) action against you and claim any and all costs expenses from you, for such irresponsible/misrepresentation/illegal/unlawful action. We also reserve our right to suspend your profile and forfeit any and all amounts paid by you for the Welcome Marriage services.

Notwithstanding anything contained herein, Welcome Marriage reserves the absolute right to delete, in any manner as it deems fit, any content of any profile listing placed on Welcome Marriage (once such instance come to Welcome Marriage notice) in order to ensure compliance with the rules of such placement, prima facie accuracy and the prevailing laws in force for the time being, especially those relating to providing any obscene, libelous, blasphemous, slanderous, defamatory or invasive of another person's (deceased or alive) right of privacy or publicity, or that may reasonably be deemed to be harmful, vulgar, pornographic, abusive, harassing, threatening, hateful, objectionable with respect to race, religion, creed, nationality, gender or otherwise unfit for reproduction; or suggests or encourages unfair or illegal /indecent, unlawful activity. Welcome Marriage also reserves the right to block/ delete / suspend the profile which might be offensive, illegal or that might violate the rights, harm or threaten the safety of our office bearers/employees (including undue communication with any employee) and/or other registered prospects.

The Support Team shall handle complaints in relation to the following violation by the User of computer resource as the User is not entitled to host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information on the Website that -

- belongs to another person and to which the User does not have any right to;

- is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous defamatory, obscene, pornographic, pedophilic, libelous, 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;

- harm minors in any way;

- infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights;

- violates any law for the time being in force;

- deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature;

- impersonate another person;

- contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource;

- threatens the unity, integrity, defense, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation.

After the expiry of the Welcome Marriage paid package, the Welcome Marriage member's profiles shall remain on Welcome Marriage / /Website , until the Welcome Marriage member intimate the finalization of his/her marriage/existence of the Website and intimates the website for removal/deletion of once profile.

Breach

You agree that if we receive feedback/ complaints against your profile in relation to the facts that you are seeking physical / financial favors from our other registered members or have provided incorrect information on our website or committed any unlawful/illegal activities through the use of our Website or created a profile on our Website by impersonation/ fake/ bogus/ false/ misrepresentation/ without consent of the person who's profile is being registered or use only part information including using photo of third parties without the permission of such third parties or act with other members/employees in indecent/improper manner, then we/Welcome Marriage in good faith reserve our right to suspend/delete your profile at our sole discretion without any notice to you, we also reserve to stop all Welcome Marriage services to you. Welcome Marriage reserves the right to forthwith terminate your Welcome Marriage membership, block/delete your profile and forfeit entire amount paid as membership fee; if at any time Welcome Marriage, in its sole discretion, is of the opinion or has any reason to believe that, you have violated these Terms and conditions of use. We also reserve our right to file appropriate police complaint against you, if the breach of these terms and conditions is/are criminal in nature

Termination

Unless otherwise provided in these Terms and Conditions, Welcome Marriage membership may be terminated by Welcome Marriage /Website / you without assigning any reasons by serving 7 days written notice on the other, all amount paid till date by you to Welcome Marriage shall be forfeited.

Upon termination / suspension of Welcome Marriage membership, your right to use or access the Welcome Marriage Website/ Welcome Marriage services will cease immediately. All provisions of this terms and conditions that by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, disclaimers, and limitations of liability. Termination of your access to and use of the Welcome Marriage Services shall not relieve you of any obligations arising or accruing prior to such termination.