Terms of Use

Acceptance of Terms

These Terms of Use (“Agreement”) constitute a legal agreement between you and IDR (India Development Review). By accessing the IDR website, currently located at www.idronline.org (the “Site”), you become a user and agree to, and are bound by, the terms of this Agreement, as amended by IDR.

As per our discretion, we may update this Agreement. We may notify you of the change by email, by posting on the Site, or by updating the date posted below.

Throughout this Agreement, the words “IDR,” “us,” “we,” and “our”, shall refer to our website, idronline.org. If you are an individual entering into this Agreement “you” refers to you the individual. If you are entering into this Agreement on behalf of an organization or company you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind the organization or company or institution to this Agreement, in this instance, “you” shall refer to the organization or company or institution.

IDR reserves the right to change or modify the Website, the contents thereof and these Terms at any time without any prior intimation to you. All modifications will be posted on the Website and will become effective immediately upon such posting to the Website. Please review these Terms regularly to remain informed of any change.

If you do not agree to the Terms of Service or the Privacy Policy please stop using our Site and Service immediately.

These Terms were last modified on 12-April-2017

Accuracy of Content

We curate and create content for our readers. While we make every effort to ensure that the content of the website is accurate and up-to-date, we do not offer any warranties (whether express implied or otherwise) as to the reliability, accuracy or completeness of the information appearing on the website.

We do our best to ensure the accuracy of the external pieces we publish and trust that our contributors have verified all facts, charts, graphs, and data included in their articles. When errors are brought to our attention, we correct them right away.


While you may visit the Website without registration or subscription, some content on the Website may only be accessible if you have subscribed to receive our newsletter.

The information sought at the time of signing up as a subscriber may include your email id and the organization you represent.

IDR reserves the right to terminate the subscription at any time if it is found that you have violated the terms of use or privacy policy.

Use of materials on this site

IDR maintains this site for your personal information, education and communication. All materials on our site, including but not limited to artwork, photographs, graphics, audio clips, video clips, text and trademarks, are the sole property of IDR or its licensors.

We, at IDR want to advance knowledge on social impact in India. Accordingly, unless particular materials are specifically restricted as noted on the web page, it is IDR’s policy to allow limited reproduction and distribution of the materials posted on our site as follows:

You may copy and distribute content from this site provided that:

  1. The particular article or section is reproduced in its entirety in its original form; you may not edit or otherwise change the substance of the content, or change or delete any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices
  2. All copies include a statement that the material was reproduced from idronline.org
  3. The copies are distributed only for the non-commercial educational or public policy purposes
  4. The copies are distributed at no charge, or at most, at actual cost.

Provided you comply with all of these conditions, IDR grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable license to use, copy and distribute the materials on the site.

Other than as specifically described above, you may not copy, reproduce, distribute, modify, display, prepare derivative works based on, republish, transmit, repost or otherwise use the content of our site without prior written authorization from IDR. To request such permission, contact [email protected].

In no event may IDR trademarks, graphics, artwork or other visual or audio elements be reproduced separately from the textual content associated with them on the site.

If you download software from the site in order to use the materials as authorized above, the software, including any files, images, audio or video clips incorporated in or generated by the software, and data accompanying the software (collectively “software”) is licensed to you by IDR or the owner of such software. IDR does not transfer the title to you. You own the media on which the software is recorded, but IDR retains full title to the software, and all intellectual property rights therein. You may not reproduce, redistribute, sell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise reduce the software to a human-perceivable form.