TERMS AND POLICIES

SUBMISSIONS

All submissions must be original and the writer’s/artists/photographer’s own. The writer/artist/photographer must hold the copyright of his/her original work.

Strict action will be taken in case of plagiarised submissions.  The submissions must not infringe intellectual and commercial property rights of any third parties.

The writer/artist/photographer will retain the copyright/ownership of their submissions/content.

All submissions are available to be submitted to other publications and competitions at any time, unless otherwise stated.

By submitting your work you give consent to A Voice from Far Away publishing your work online, and in print and press. This includes, but is not limited to: A Voice from Far Away and all associated social media platforms, affiliates, and subsidiaries. Credit will be given wherever possible.

Your submissions will not be sold for usage anywhere without your consent.

You can request removal of your work from this website and social media accounts at any time by emailing us at contact@avoicefromfaraway.com and thereby giving your details.

All submissions at A Voice from Far Away is done so free of charge, and no payments will be made to the writer/artist/photographer by way of royalty, honorarium or any other fee as may be claimed.

A Voice from Far Away shall not charge for general submissions to http://avoicefromfaraway.com/, Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook

Any submission which is published to the Digital Magazine (e-Zine) can be included as a publication credit in the author or artists portfolio, and authors/artists are able to include the statement: Featured Writer on @avoicefromfaraway.com or Featured Artist on @avoicefromfaraway on his, her, or their Instagram, Twitter, Facebook accounts.

The author/artist/photographer shall indemnify A Voice from far Away against any and all losses, claims, damages, costs and expenses incurred by A Voice from Far Away (including legal expenses for litigation and other charges thereof) arising out of or connected with any claim by a third party against A Voice from far Away in relation to his, her, or their work or works

Selection of successful submissions is done at the sole discretion of A Voice from Far Away and no correspondence will be entered into regarding the same.

A Voice from Far Away reserves the right to cancel results of any competitions held on the website or its social media affiliates and associates. A Voice from Far Away also reserves the right not to award a winner for a contest should the entries not meet the required standard.

COOKIES

We employ the use of cookies. By using A Voice from Far Away's website you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with A Voice from Far Away’s privacy policy. Most of the modern day interactive web sites use cookies to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our affiliate / advertising partners may also use cookies.

LICENSE

Unless otherwise stated, A Voice from Far Away and/or its licensors shall own the intellectual/image property rights for all material available/posted/shared on A Voice from Far Away website and its subsidiary platforms. All intellectual/image/visual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from http://avoicefromfaraway.com/ for your own personal, non commercial use only, subject to restrictions set in these terms and conditions. A Voice from Far Away grants you permission to access, view and download the content/images/videos appearing on this site, for your personal, non-commercial use only. No subsequent reproduction either wholly or partly of the content is allowed and may lead to suits for damages on the parties thereof,

You must not:

Republish/reproduce wholly or partly material from http://avoicefromfaraway.com/

Sell, rent or sub-license and distribute material from http://avoicefromfaraway.com/

Reproduce, duplicate, or copy and share for a benefit the material, either wholly or partly or a portion thereof; from http://avoicefromfaraway.com/

Redistribute content from A Voice from Far Away (unless content is specifically made for redistribution).

USER COMMENTS

This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.

Certain parts of this website offer the opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions, information, material and data ('Comments') in areas of the website. A Voice from Far Away does not screen, edit, publish or review Comments prior to their appearance on the website and Comments do not reflect the views or opinions of A Voice from Far Away, its agents or affiliates. It neither endorses nor rejects any and all views mentioned herein. Comments reflect the view and opinion of the person who posts such view or opinion. Notwithstanding any other description, the comments shall be wholly treated as the private opinion of the person posting the same.

A Voice from Far Away shall not be responsible or liable for the Comments or for any loss cost, liability, damages or expenses caused and or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments on this website. A Voice from Far Away reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which it considers in its absolute discretion to be inappropriate, offensive or otherwise in breach of these Terms and Conditions.

You warrant and represent that:

You are entitled to post the Comments on our website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so;

The Comments do not infringe any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent or trademark, or other proprietary right of any third party;

The Comments do not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, slander, indecent or otherwise unlawful material or material which is an invasion of privacy of indivuduals

The Comments shall not be used to solicit or promote business, custom or present commercial activities or unlawful activity.

You hereby grant to A Voice from Far Away a non-exclusive royalty-free license to use, reproduce, edit and authorize others to use, reproduce and edit any of your Comments in any and all forms, formats or media.

COPYRIGHT & TRADEMARKS: 

You agree that the content you access, view or download on this site and the software used to create it, remains the property of A Voice from Far Away or it is Licensors as defined by Indian and International Intellectual Property Laws, including but not limited to Copyright and Trademark laws. You agree not to modify or alter such content in any way, or make it available to anyone else. Material on this site must not be reproduced, reprinted, or republished, or sold to anyone without the express written permission of A Voice from Far Away.

You agree not to use any device, method or software to interfere with the proper functioning of the website.

Notice of Copyright Infringement: A Voice from Far Away respects the copyrights of others. If you feel that data used in A Voice from Far Away or our products or product catalogue constitutes an infringement of your copyright under applicable copyright legislation, please write to us at connect@avoicefromfaraway.com.

Please include the following details:

  • Identification of the copyrighted work that has allegedly been infringed upon and that you wish to have removed. Please include a web address (URL);

  • A statement that the complaining party believes that infringement of the complaining party\’s copyright has occurred and the reasons for such belief;

  • A statement that you are the copyright holder or authorised to act on their behalf; and

  • Contact details including an email address where the complaining party may be contacted.

LINKED SITES

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Any claim whatsoever will lie not lie with a Voice from Far Away.  Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

SECURITY

A Voice from Far Away uses reasonable endeavours to ensure this website, and any transactions conducted on it, are secure. However you acknowledge that the security of information and payments transmitted via the Internet can never be entirely secure or free of error. A Voice from Far Away will not be liable for any damages suffered due to failure, delay, interception or manipulation of electronic communications by third parties on any computer programmes (e.g. those used for transmission of viruses).

DISCLAIMER

A Voice from Far Away makes no representations or warranties of any kind either express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website. Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of A Voice from Far Away. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them. Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, A Voice from Far Away takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.