Terms of Use

This Campaign (as defined below) is subject to the following terms & conditions ("T&C"), which may be updated by Bennett, Coleman and Company Limited ("BCCL") having it's registered office at The Times of India Building, Dr. D. N. Road, Fort, Mumbai - 400 001 and corporate office at 9-10, Express Building, Bahadurshah Zafar Marg, New Delhi - 110 102, from time to time without notice to Visitor (as defined below). The Visitor confirms to have read the T&C at www.toibeatheartfailure.com. The Visitor is participating in the Campaign at his/her sole discretion and free will. The Participation shall be deemed as the acceptance of the T&C by the Visitor.

1. Definitions

    (a) "Campaign" shall mean the campaigntitled as "Beat Heart Failure". The Campaign is being organized with the aim to inform and educate our readers about this growing disease and to engage with relevant stakeholders on suggesting solutions to offer accessible care and treatments.

    (b) "Visitor" shall mean the individual who participates in the Campaign.

2. Eligibility

(a) This Campaign is valid for Indian citizens of age 18 years and above.

(b) Campaign Duration

The Campaign shall start on 1st Sept, 2019 and shall continue till 30th Sept, 2021. BCCL reserves the right to terminate, extend or shorten the Campaign Duration at its sole discretion.

3. Participation and other terms

(a) No entry fee is required to participate in the Contest.

(b) The Visitor hereby grants BCCL, by participating in the Campaign, the right to use, in perpetuity the Visitor's information as may be provided by the Visitor, publish and display Visitor's statements, quotes (if any) which may be adapted, edited or modified, as solely determined by BCCL for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes in any media without notification or approval, all without any additional consideration.

(a) The Visitor voluntarily agrees to submit the required documents and personal information to participate in the Campaign. The Visitor voluntarily consents and permit BCCL will use any personal information that the Visitor provides in accordance with applicable laws for the purposes of this Campaign and for any marketing or other purposes. BCCL may also share such information(s) with its affiliates, its service providers and agents for the purpose of this Campaign. The information may also be used by BCCL for:

  • recommending various products or services including those of third parties
  • dealing with requests, enquiries and complaints and Campaign related activities
  • marketing products and services and its analysis
  • abiding with laws and law enforcement / regulatory requests

(b) BCCL reserves the right to cancel or amend all or any part of the Campaign and/or the terms & conditions without prior notice in the event of circumstances arising beyond its control that makes it necessary to do so. However, any changes to the terms & conditions or cancellation of the Campaign, will be updated/posted on website www.toibeatheartfailure.com. It would be the exclusive responsibility of the Visitor alone to keep themselves informed as to any changes in the terms & conditions stated for this Campaign.

(c) The Campaign is provided on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis. BCCL expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. BCCL does not make any warranty that the Campaign and or emanating results will meet your expectations. THE SYMPTOM CHECKER USED IN THE CAMPAIGN INCLUDES THE MAIN SYMPTOMS OF HEART FAILURE AND IS DESIGNED TO HELP THE VISITOR EVALUATE THESE POTENTIAL SYMPTOMS. IT CAN SERVE AS A BASIS FOR DISCUSSION WITH VISITORS DOCTORS. THE SYMPTOM CHECKER IS NOT INTENDED TO BE USED TO DIAGNOSE HEART FAILURE OR TO REPLACE MEDICAL ADVICE.

(d) BCCL will in no event be liable for any damages whether direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential arising out of the Campaign or use of the information shared by the Campaign.

(e) The Visitor hereby agrees and undertakes not to hold BCCL and/or or any of their group entities or affiliates, their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, vendors, responsible for or liable for, any actions, claims, demands, losses, damages, costs, charges and expenses that the Visitor may/might have suffered, sustained or incurred, or claims to suffer, sustain or incur, by way of and /or on account of participation in the Campaign in any manner whatsoever.

(f) This Campaign shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of India. Any disputes, differences and/or any other matters in relation and arising out of this Contest and/or pertaining to the rules and regulations of this Contest shall be referred to a sole arbitrator appointed by BCCL in accordance with the provisions of the Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996 and any subsequent amendment thereof. The arbitration proceedings shall be held in English and the seat of arbitration shall be at New Delhi. The arbitral award shall be final and binding.

(g) All disputes shall be subject to exclusive jurisdiction of New Delhi courts only.

(h) In accordance with the applicable laws, for any grievance, you may reach the grievance officer of BCCL at toibeatheartfailure@timesgroup.com.

(i) The Privacy Policy located at www.toibeatheartfailure.com, shall form an integral part of this T&C.