Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Terms of Use covers content hosted/published on channel42.in (Channel42) and any associated content including, but not limited to, email, RSS feeds and any other notifications. Before proceeding to access channel42.in content, please read this statement carefully. Your accessing of information on channel42.in acknowledges your agreement to abide by the Terms of Use of the website (channel42.in)

  1. Use of Content

Channel42.in strives to create original content which is made available to the public under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License, for non-commercial reproduction with relevant credits to the source site. This license permits anyone to reproduce original Channel42.in content, in any medium as long as logo of channel42 is displayed and appropriate credits are given. Channel42.in does not allow anyone to reproduce its content without explicit permission.

  1. RSS Feeds

Channel42.in provides excerpt RSS feed at If you are subscribed and using the feed, we ask that no modifications are made to the feed in any way, including removing/stripping out of advertisements and abide by the following guidelines:

Ad-supported feeds are intended for personal use only.

For non-personal feed uses, including reproduction to websites, you are permitted to use only Excerpt feeds, unless you have a written permission from channel42.

Channel42’s RSS feeds should not be spliced or redistributed via third part RSS providers.

Channel42’s RSS feeds should not be modified in any way, including inclusion of advertisements or other promotional content at any time.

Channel42 reserves the right to object your presentation of RSS feeds and right to ask you to cease using RSS feeds at any given point of time.

Channel42 further reserves the right to terminate its distribution of RSS feeds, modify content or formatting of RSS feeds at any time without requiring to notify you.

  1. Web Syndication of Channel42 Content

No modifications to the internal links in the site should be made.

Channel42’s official logo and/or URL should be prominently displayed on each page of the site hosting the content.

The format, branding of headlines, text and other information provide in the RSS feeds should not be modified.

Links back to the original site, including “More from…” links at the end of each post should be included on content pages.

  1. Terms of Use for Print Syndication

You can reproduce screenshots from any site without prior approval if site logo and URL is prominently visible or included on the page. For general permissions on partial content, please refer above terms and conditions.

Channel42 logo and URL must be prominently displayed at the top of every section display channel42’s content.

Content should not be edited, except for replacing hyperlinks with full URLs and or using product manufacturer’s site links where deemed appropriate.

Images from the site should not be used in print without obtaining appropriate rights.

  1. General Terms of Use

Channel42.in provides content “as is” and channel42 shall not be held liable for your use of the content, information, feeds or any other personal use of channel42’s content. Use of channel42’s content, including images, text, videos etc. on your site, in print or in any other format is at your own discretion. Channel42 will not be responsible for any complaints regarding content including image/text or videos that you displayed on your site or in print.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWED, Channel42.in DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES INCLUDING WARRANTIES FOR MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. By accessing the RSS feeds provided, you indicate that you understand and agree to these terms and conditions set forth in the Terms of Use.

  1. Corresponding with Channel42

All correspondence with Channel 42, or submission of content to us/our site, including any images, text or documentation is considered as property of Channel 42. Channel 42 reserves the right to reproduce such content, either in whole or part on any of pages of Channel 42 or its affiliates and use it any way we choose, including sub-licensing the content and allowing third parties to republish the content. In submitting something to Channel 42, you are representing that the content is yours to give us and does not infringe on any other third party’s rights including copyright, trademark, privacy rights and the like –and is not libelous or unlawful in any other way.


Channel 42’s comments section is accessible to users after successful approval by moderators. Channel42 will not be responsible for information posted in the Comments section. To make comments useful for visitors, we have set up the following commenting guidelines:

Do not make misleading or inaccurate statements on purpose.

Do not post threatening, harassing, defamatory, or libelous comments or material.

Do not market your products or services on the site.

Do not post material that infringes copyright or any other intellectual property interest.

Do not post confidential or sensitive information or anything else that is in breach of the law.

All comments must be relevant to the particular content where the comment is being posted.

Once your comment is posted on Channel42, it becomes part of public conversation. As per our comments policy, we will not remove user generated comment unless our editorial team deems them to be in violation of Terms of Use. In case you want to express yourself without revealing your identity, we advise you do so with a username that is not related to your real name. Once posted, comments will not be removed if you wish to change them later on.

Also, our comment policy does not recommend deleting comment accounts. Channel 42 reserves the right to remove comments or any comment account associated with any user at its discretion, for alleged violation of Terms or Use or any Legal Rights.

Channel 42 will not be responsible for the content of user generated comments. In case a third party lodges complaint that your comment is in violation of Terms of Use or their intellectual right, we will invite associated part to respond appropriately in the comments section. If the party pursues the complaint, Channel42 will make reasonable attempts to contact you by the information you have provided us. Your contact information will be held private as per our Privacy Policy but if required by law, contact information will be handed over to concerned authorities making the special written request.

  1. Image and Video Terms of Use

Channel 42 displays images, audio, video (and other related Material) as part of the content written by our writers and published by our editors. Channel 42’s editors are authorized to use following material on the site:

Material licensed from photographic archive and video vendors;

Material supplied to our editors or released into the public domain by public relations and marketing companies for press purposes;

Reader-submitted Material, with the implied representation that the person submitting the material owns the copyright in the material and the right to give it to us for use on Channel 42;

  1. Notices

If Channel 42 receives a notice that material posted on the site is not in agreement with the Terms of Use or the intended use in the comments section where the material is posted, Channel 42 reserves the right to remove the material. If you believe Channel42 has published material that infringes on your copyright, you can write to [email protected] and we’ll address your concern. if the material falls into the category mentioned above and we believe the use of this material is legitimate, we are not required to remove it from the site.

To file a notice of infringement with channel 42, you are required to provide a written communication (via email with a signed PDF document) that sets forth the items specified below. Notices of infringement should not be served via regular mail and the matter should be clearly mentioned in the subject line as our spam filters sometimes block mails from unknown sources.

To help us address your concerns, please provide following information:

For every alleged use of infringed image, video, text or any other form of content that you want to have removed from our web property, you need to give the permanent URL for the page containing the material.

Your contact information such as email address or contact number needs to be provided so that we contact you for any discrepancies regarding the infringement.

In case of images, you need to provide additional information to support your claim of ownership and copyright violation:

Proof of registration of concerned image under DMCA, Or if unavailable a detailed description of when and where the photograph was taken, by whom, who are what the subject of the image is, and sufficient evidence to support your claim that you own the copyright for the image. Channel 42 will not comply with any request from anyone if the complainant is unable to prove copyright for that the image in question.

Include the following statement: “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner or am authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.”

Sign the document and email it to: admin[at]channel42[dot]in

  1. External Links Disclaimer

Channel42’s content might routinely contain links to external/third party websites. By providing these external links, Channel 42 does not approve, guarantee or endorse the information, products or services available at these sites. Channel 42’s link does not indicate any association with or endorsement by the links site to Channel 42 in any way.

Channel 42 does not operate, control or has any responsibility for the information, products, services found on any external sites. Such links do not represent/endorse the accuracy or reliability of products and or services provided on by external sites, including without limitation, warranties of any kind, either express or implied, warranties of title or non-infringement or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Visitors to Channel42 are hereby notified that they assume complete responsibility and risk in their use of external sites. For any concerns regarding external links, please contact the site administrator or webmaster.

  1. General Disclaimer

All of Channel 42 titles are gossip sites. These sites may publish rumours and conjecture in addition to accurately reported information because of which sites may contain errors or inaccuracies. The sites’ proprietors do not make any warranty as to the accuracy or reliability of sites’ content. Additional links to content and quotation of material from other sites are not the responsibility of Channel 42.

  1. Information Security

Channel42 has technical, physical and administrative safeguards in place to protect unauthorized access to, use or disclosure of users’ information we have. Under these security policies and practices, access to personally identifiable information is authorized only for those who needs such information for business needs and for such access, sensitive records are to be retained only as long as necessary for business or legal needs and destroyed before disposal.

At Channel 42, we strive to protect personal information that we collect and store, but since no security program is hundred percent secure, we cannot guarantee that our efforts to safeguard information and prevent unauthorized access is impenetrable.

If you notice a security issue, please email us at admin[at]channel42[dot]in and we’ll work with you to address any security concerns or problems.

  1. Notification of Changes

Whenever Terms of Use of Channel42 is changed, we will post these changes to this Terms of Use  page and other places we deem appropriate so our users are always aware of the information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

  1. Effective Date

This statement of the Terms of Use is effective from May 1,2016.