Terms of Use

Copyright Notice

The written and visual content of The Tamil Diplomat website are protected by copyright.

You may not reproduce or redistribute any articles, photos, graphics, videos or any form of content, either online or in print or digital media, either whole or part of them, without prior written permission from the Editor. Failure to obtain written permission from the Editor will result in legal action, where full costs will be recovered from any person(s) or businesses found using copyright material.

Advertisement Policy

We welcome business to advertise their business on our website and encourage governmental and non-governmental bodies, agencies and academia to place advertisements to ensure that their message received proper exposure in a respectable news website.

The Tamil Diplomat reserves the right to refuse advertisements which may be defamatory or offensive or which promote products that many be considered indecent or illegal and are in our opinion, potentially offensive to our editorial policy and vision & mission statements.

All advertisements created by The Tamil Diplomat will be proofed to the advertiser prior to publication. It is the advertiser’s responsibility to ensure that any copy proofed and approved is accurate, legal and copyright free. The Tamil Diplomat takes no responsibility for loss or damage resulting in an advert being incorrect, having been proofed and approved by the advertiser.

The Tamil Diplomat owns the sole copyright of advertisements designed by The Tamil Diplomat on behalf of the advertiser and the advertiser shall publish the advertisements anywhere with prior approval.

The Tamil Diplomat welcomes advertisers to design their own advertisements as per the terms and conditions set out above. The advertisements created by the advertiser must have been proofread and edited prior to submission to The Tamil Diplomat.

Invoicing and payment

All invoices raised by The Tamil Diplomat shall become due for payment by the date shown on the invoice, unless consent is expressly given in writing to the advertiser for an extension of this period or terms of any account facility between The Tamil Diplomat and the advertiser expressly stated.

Advertisers and their customers

The Tamil Diplomat plays no part in the contract between the advertiser and their customers. Readers are reminded that The Tamil Diplomat accepts no liability for loss, damage or difficulties resulting from contracts between The Client and their customers, nor from errors, omissions or claims made by Clients.

Data Protection

All details of advertisers are kept strictly confidential and will never be passed on to a third-party (unless required to do so under legal or regulatory statute).

Changes to Terms and Conditions

The Tamil Diplomat, at all times, reserves the right to change the terms and conditions set out here in this document without prior written notice to any of its advertisers and any subsequent changes will become applicable with immediate effect.