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By using this website, you agree to indemnify Arihant Publications India Ltd. and our agents, and any third party contributors to this website, against any loss, damages or expenses Arihant Publications India Ltd. incurs arising out of any materials submitted by you and/or resulting from, or alleged to result from, your use of the content (including software), or the interactive areas in a manner that breaches or is alleged to breach the terms of use of this website.
This website, including the content and information contained herein, shall be governed by the laws of India and the courts of India shall be the place of jurisdiction.

Variations
Arihant Publications India Ltd. expressly reserves the right to make changes to this website and the disclaimer, legal notices, terms and conditions and order form at any time.

Price and Availability of Titles

Whilst every effort is made to ensure accuracy of prices and availability of the titles featured on this website, this cannot be guaranteed and price and availability information may change without notice.

Notification of changes

Arihant Publications India Ltd. reserves the right to add to or change these conditions of use and agrees to ensure that a note of the date and clause number of any such amendments will be included as part of the conditions. Any changes will be posted to this page and it is your responsibility as a user to ensure that you are aware of any such changes from time to time. Changes will become effective 24 hours after first posting and you will be deemed to have accepted any change if you continue to access the Site after that time.

Intellectual Property Rights

This website and its content are protected by copyright, database rights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights. No right to use or license of any of those intellectual property rights is granted except as explicitly set out in these Conditions.
Arihant Publications India Ltd. name and logo are registered trademarks.
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Whenever you give us personal data, you are consenting to its collection and use in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

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We try to ensure that any information and content on this website that has not been supplied by a third party is accurate, but we make no representation and give no warranty that any information or content is accurate, up to date or complete. We accept no liability for any loss or damage caused by inaccurate, out of date or incomplete information or content.
If you find any inaccurate, out of date or incomplete information or content on this website, or if you suspect that something is an infringement of intellectual property rights or unlawful, you must let us know immediately by contacting info@arihantbooks.com.
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Our Liability

We provide the information and material on this website free of charge; it is provided on the basis that we have no liability for that information or material.
We have no liability for the inability of anyone to access this website or any information or material on it.
We do not warrant that this website will operate without interruption or will always be available.

Payment
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Business Ordinance
Arihant Publications India Ltd. holds no liability whatsoever in respect of any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly out of the decline of authorization for any transaction made by the customer on his/her account, having exceeded the preset limit mutually agreed by us with our acquiring bank from time to time.

Viruses
While due care has been taken to ensure that our web site is kept free of all viruses arihantbooks.com shall not be liable in any manner whatsoever for any damages of any kind arising from the operation, content or use of the web site.
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Trademarks 
The trademarks, logos, service marks and trade names (collectively the "Trademarks") displayed on the Web Site or on content available through the Web Site are registered and unregistered Trademarks of Arihant Publications India Ltd. and others and may not be used unless authorized by the trademark owner. All Trademarks not owned by us that appear on the Web Site or on or through the Web Site's services, if any, are the property of their respective owners. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Site without our written permission or that of the third party rights holder. Your misuse of the Trademarks displayed on the Site is strictly prohibited. Arihant Publications India Ltd. will aggressively enforce its Trademark rights to the fullest extent of the law, including the seeking of criminal prosecution.

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User Information
Arihant Publications India Ltd. collects information on what pages are accessed or visited by consumers, as well as information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations. Arihant Publication India Ltd. uses this information for internal review, in order to improve the content of the Site and to notify consumers about updates to the Site.
Arihant Publications India Ltd. guarantees that if you supply your postal address on-line you will only be sent the information for which you provided your address but if you do not wish to receive e-mail from Arihant Publications India Ltd. in the future, or if you wish to be removed from mailing lists, please let us know by sending an e-mail or writing to 4557/15, Ramchhaya, Agarwal Road, Darya Ganj, New Delhi-110002 or info@arihantbooks.com.
Whenever you give us personal data, you are consenting to its collection and use in accordance with this privacy policy, including our use of cookies as explained below.
What personal information do we collect?
We log your Internet Protocol (IP) address in order to receive and send information from and to you over the internet.
When you register on our website, register for our newsletter, make an enquiry, submit material for inclusion on our website or enter a competition, you may be asked to provide some personal data such as your name, address, email address and interests.
Bear in mind that if you include any personal data in any material you submit for inclusion on our website, it may be seen by anyone visiting this website anywhere in the world. Please do not submit any personal data that you do not want to be made public in this way, and please do not send us any personal data about anyone else without their permission.
We also automatically collect data about visitors to our website (for example on browsing patterns) by using cookies. We collect data relating to the routing, duration and time of communications (traffic data), such as records of the parts of our website you have visited, services you have used, and your location. We retain traffic data for three years.
To whom might we disclose your personal data?
We may pass your personal data to anyone who needs those data in order to fulfill your requests for our goods and services, or to validate any payment details you give to us. Some of these people may be located outside India.
We may pass your personal data to our group or associated companies and to our data processors.
We may also provide your personal data to businesses (which may or may not be companies in our group) and who may use the data to send you information about other products or services. However, you may opt out of your personal data being used in this way when we collect your personal data.
We may also provide your personal data to anyone who buys our business or business assets. Except as set out above, we will not disclose your personal information unless we are obliged to do so or allowed to do so by law, or where we need to do so in order to run our business (for instance where we outsource services or other people process data for us).

What about "cookies"?
"Cookies" are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. Our cookies do not contain any personally identifying information, but they will enable us to provide a personalized service and to store items in your shopping bag between visits.

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By using our web site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by arihantbooks.com. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.

Disclaimer
Arihant Publications India Ltd. makes no warranties or representations of any kind concerning the accuracy or suitability of the information contained on this web site for any purpose. All such information is provided "as is" and with specific disclaimer of any warranties of merchantability, fitness for purpose, title and/or non-infringement. Arihant Publications India Ltd. makes no warranties or representations of any kind that the services provided by this web site will be uninterrupted, error-free or that the web site or the server that hosts the web site are free from viruses or other forms of harmful computer code. In no event shall Arihant Publications India Ltd., its employees or agents be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential damages resulting from the use of this web site. This exclusion and limitation only applies to the extent permitted by law and is without prejudice to any express provisions to the contrary in any written license or subscription agreement from Arihant Publications India Ltd. in respect of the use of any online service provided via this web site.

Arihant Publications India Ltd. provides 7 Day Replacement guarantee. Orders once placed with us cannot be modified or clubbed with any other order. We use the best packaging methods for securing the orders of any damage as well as the services of the best shipping partners to ensure that the orders reach you in good condition. Though we make sure that the order is undamaged, we do not take any responsibility for the damages caused to your order while in transit.
If you have received a damaged/ defective book or it does not comply with the specifications as per your original order, you are required to get in touch with us by dropping an email to crm@arihantbooks.com. If possible send us the image of the order as an attachment with the email. You can get your order replaced only once without any extra charge and we will send you the replacement only when we have received the book/books back from you.
You can cancel your order online before the book has been shipped. You need to submit the cancellation request within 12 hours of placing the order and in such a case your entire order amount will be refunded. If you have paid for the order using Credit and Debit cards then the money will be refunded back to the payment mode/account that was originally used to make the transaction. Once your order has been cancelled, it will take 8-10 working days to process the refund into your bank account. Please note that, working days does not include Saturdays, Sundays and other bank holidays. In case you have paid for the order using DD then you can notify us with an email or a phone call mentioning the account number in which you want your money to be refunded back.

We provide shipping services to all parts of India including remote locations and we ship for 6 days a week.
Processing
Orders placed after 12 noon IST on any day are processed the next day. We do not process orders on Sundays and on National Holidays.
On Demand Supply

We also take orders for on demand supply. In case you need a book urgently then we can send you the book within 24 hours for which extra charges may apply.
Estimated Delivery Time

Our standard shipping time is up to 6-8 days. For shipping to a remote location, the delivery may depend on the area or the location where the order is to be delivered. In case none of our shipping partner delivers to your area, then we can send your order through parcel by India Post. The orders sent through India Post cannot be tracked and it may take up to 8-10 days for the parcel to reach you in extreme cases.
Tracking Your Order

You can track your order using the tracking number provided in your order confirmation email by visiting our delivery partner's website. It may take upto 12-24 hours to update your tracking number on our website.
Our Shipping Partners

We use the best shipping partners in India. They provide Fast, Secure and Reliable delivery service. To track your orders you can visit the site of the relevant shipper.
We use the services of DTDC, Overnite, Red Express, First Flight, Safexpress and FedEx.
Magazine Subscription Shipping

We send magazine subscriptions through our courier partners. Shipping charges of Rs 20 for Samsamayiki Mahasagar, Rs 25 for Competition in Focus and Rs 30 for i-Succeed per issue will be charged.

While subscribing make note of the total shipping charges which will be automatically added to the cart.