TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1. The Airtel Postpaid Livemint + WSJ Offer promotion ('Promo') is being jointly organized by Hindustan Times Ltd. (“HT”) and Bharti Airtel Limited (“Airtel”) (collectively “Organizers”). Promo is valid from 25th March, 2021 to 25h June, 2021, both dates inclusive, or till stocks last, whichever is earlier ('Promotion Period'), in the territory of India. Promo is valid only on the purchase of following products, hereinafter referred to as 'Products’:  

(i) subscription to HT’s e-newspaper Livemint for three (3) months’ worth 999. *MRP inclusive of all taxes.

 

2. Participation is optional. Product may also be available without this offer for limited period, subject to availability of stock. By participating in this Promo, You (hereinafter referred to as “Participant(s)” agree to be legally bound by and abide by the Terms & Conditions stated herein (T&C). Participant(s) confirm and acknowledge that Participant(s) has read, understood and agree to confirm to these T&C. If Participant(s) does not agree to these T&C or are ineligible to participate, please do not participate in this Promo. Organizers reserve the right to amend, modify, change, add or terminate these T&C or discontinue this Promo without any further notice.

 

3. ELIGIBILITY:

  • (i) Promo is open to all Indian citizens residing in India, above 18 years of age if they are Airtel’s Platinum Postpaid Customers, i.e. all Postpaid customers on a rental of >=499. The Promo is not open to (a) the employees of Organizers and persons who are not "competent to contract" within the meaning of the Indian Contract Act, 1872. Where it comes to the knowledge of Airtel and/or HT that any of the ineligible persons have participated in the Promo, Airtel and/or HT reserve the right to disqualify such person from the Promo and/or forfeit the Products if rewarded.
  • (ii) The Participant should be a registered postpaid user of Airtel mobile connection and fall within the category of a Platinum customer, with a verified mobile number on Airtel. The Participant must have subscribed to the Airtel Thanks App through the said postpaid Airtel mobile connection.
 

4. HOW TO PARTICIPATE:

 

5. CONDITIONS APPLICABLE ON PROMO:

  • (i) The Promo can be redeemed only during the Promotion Period, and latest till 3 months’ from the launch date.
  • (ii) The Airtel Code is for one-time usage only and can be applied only once per Airtel linked platinum postpaid mobile number
  • (iii) The Promo and Product rewarded is non-transferable to any other mobile number (Airtel or other Telecom Operator).
  • (iv) The Organizer will not entertain any requests for redeeming the Product’s worth in cash on such request by any Participant.
  • (v) The Participant rewarded the free subscription of three (3) months of Livemint, will be auto-renewed to an annual subscription of Livemint on expiry of the free trial period and the Participant consents to such renewal.
  • (vi) All terms and conditions as specified for subscription of Livemint on www.livemint.com. Will be applicable to participation under this Promo
 

6. It is clarified that in addition to these terms and conditions, the Participant shall at all times be bound by the terms and conditions as imposed by Airtel on usage of its app, microsites, purchase of services etc.

 

7. Organizers shall not be responsible for failure of Participant to participate on account of any reasons including any downtime on the services, caused due to technical or other factors attributable at the end of Airtel that may occur for reasons including but not limited to failure of hardware equipment, configuration issue, decisions, change in marketing plans and / or changes in regulations that are carried out by any judicial or quasi-judicial or regulatory body.

 

8. Subject to any applicable law (a) all warranties of any kind whatsoever, whether express or implied, are hereby expressly DISCLAIMED including, but not limited to, meeting of the Participant's requirements or aspirations, timeliness, security, the results or reliability of the Promo, delay in receiving the Products or any other communication for participating in the Promo, delay in time taken for the process, or the delivery, quality, quantity, merchantability, fitness for use or a particular purpose or non-infringement in respect of any goods, services, benefits or awards acquired or obtained through the Promo or any transactions effected through the Promo; (b) the Participants expressly agree that participation in the Promo is at his/her sole risk and discretion and is governed by the terms and conditions herein; and (c) no advice or information whether by representations, oral, written or pictorial derived from the Platform including but not limited to websites/ SMS/mobile apps, shall be construed to mean the giving of any warranty of any kind whatsoever. Organizers do not make any commitment or warranty, express or implied to respond to any feedback, suggestion and/or queries of the Participant(s).

 

9. Airtel’s network and the provision of the Promo is available on an ‘as is where is available’ basis and Airtel makes no representation, guarantee or warranty regarding the availability, fitness for any specified purpose or error free operation of the network. Network availability may be affected due to various reasons including force majeure, acts of god, inclement weather, topographical/ geographic/ demographic factors, maintenance work, availability of interconnection with other networks, etc.

 

10. The prizes are non-transferable, non-returnable, non-refundable and non-negotiable. No requests for transfer or assignment or redemption of the benefits shall be entertained.

 

11. The offers under this Promo cannot be clubbed with any other offer.

 

12. The decision of Organizers shall be final with respect to all matters relating to this Promo and the benefits of this Promo. They shall not be subject to review or appeal by any customer/Particicpant or by any third party.

 

13. The authorized owner of the mobile number used to enter the Promo at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the Participant and must comply with these terms & conditions in the event of a dispute as to entries submitted by multiple users having the same mobile number, inadvertently.

 

14. Any complaints/queries relating to Product shall be directly taken up by the Participants with HT as per the details on the Product Pack.

 

15. GENERAL:

  • (i) THE PARTICIPANTS SHALL NOT BE ENTITLED TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROMO WHEREVER THE PROMO IS DECLARED INVALID OR ILLEGAL BY THE COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION OR APPLICABLE LAW, AND THE PROMO SHALL NOT BE APPLICABLE AND /OR STANDS WITHDRAWN FORTHWITH IN SUCH JURISDICTION.
  • (ii) The Organizers or their agencies are not required to entertain/respond to/comply with any communication/request/claim requiring the Organizer to provide any proof to any Participant or any other party, with respect to details of other Participants, prize won by other Participants etc. Such information will be strictly confidential and shall not be shared with any Participant or any other third party, except as directed by a competent legal authority.
  • (iii) All material and content contained in Airtel Platform is made available for Participant's personal and non-commercial use only. Any other use of the material/content on Airtel Platform and/ or any information disseminated by SMS or any other means of communication are strictly prohibited.
  • (iv) Decision of the Organizers will be final and binding with regard to Promo and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard.
  • (v) By participating in this Promo, it is deemed that the Participant has read, understood and agreed to these terms and conditions, and that the Participant unconditionally and irrevocably accepts and agrees to be bound by all these terms and conditions as stated herein. In the event that any person is found to be ineligible or in breach of these terms and conditions, then Organizers shall have the right, but not the obligation to disqualify such person from the Promo forthwith, with no obligation to compensate such person in any manner.
  • (vi) In the event of a death of a Participant, no claim from his/her nominees or legal heirs will be entertained for receiving the Product.
  • (vii) Organizers shall not be responsible for any loss, injury or any other liability arising out of the Promo.
  • (viii) The Promo is subject to force majeure circumstances including without limitation, floods, natural disasters, war, and act of terror, political unrests, technical snags, epidemic, pandemic, quarantine restrictions, act of God, change of laws or technical errors or failure or any circumstance beyond the control of Airtel or HT (“Force Majeure Event”). Airtel or HT shall not be liable for any delay or adverse effect or failure or breach or damages or act or omission caused to this Promo or Participant(s) as a result of a Force Majeure Event. Where practicable, Airtel and/or HT may intimate the suspension of the Promo caused as a result of such Force Majeure Event to the Participant(s) within reasonable time.
  • (ix) Failure by Airtel and/or HT to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights. Airtel and/or HT may assign any of its rights hereunder to any party without prior intimation to Participant(s). Participant(s) shall not assign any of its right or obligations hereunder to any other party.
  • (x) The Participant(s) shall indemnify and keep indemnified Airtel and HT and their respective officers, directors, employees, customers, affiliates and agents harmless from and against any and all claims, losses, suits, proceedings, action, liabilities, damages, expenses and costs (including attorney’s fees and court costs) which Airtel/or HT may incur, pay or become responsible for as a result of breach or alleged breach of the representations or obligations of the Participant(s) under this Promo and its T&C hereunder, any product or prize provided in connection therewith and/or any failure by the Participant(s) to comply with applicable law and any third party claim in respect of misuse of any information of a third party. Airtel/HT shall have the right to defend themselves, pursuant to this clause, at the cost of the Participant(s).
 

16. All incidental costs, taxes or levies related to the Promo and Product, if any, shall be exclusively borne by the Participants(s), including but not limited to TDS, gift tax (if any), insurance and any other taxes applicable by the Central, State or Municipal government.

 

17. Any Participant(s) providing any incorrect information or concealing/withholding any information from Airtel with intent to participate and/or be eligible for Product under the Promo will automatically be disqualified from participating in Promo. Such act of providing incorrect information or concealing/withholding any information, including without limitation incorrect declaration of information relating to name, age, identity, address, domicile, contact number etc. by the Participant(s) or dispute with Airtel Platform shall entitle Airtel to disqualify the Participant from participating in the Promo without any further intimation or notice.

 

18. Any dispute arising out of the Promo and or the T&C shall be attempted to be resolved amicably through negotiations with the Airtel and/or HT representative(s).

 

19. At the end of the Promotion Period, all of Organizer’s obligations in regard to the Promo shall terminate.

 

20. In no event the entire liability of Organizers towards a Participant under this Promo shall exceed the amount of maximum Product value eligible to such Participant under this Promo.

 

21. Organizers shall not be liable for any indirect, punitive, special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with the Promo.

 

22. Terms of Use of Platform and Privacy Policy available on Airtel website and Platform shall apply.

 

23. The Promo and the T&C are subject to Indian laws and the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts in New Delhi.