Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge

Department of ITE&C, Government of Telangana

Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge

Department of ITE&C, Government of Telangana


Website Policies

As a user of the service, you will uphold this Code of Conduct and are responsible for all activities and content you post/upload. In addition to upholding this Code of Conduct, you are responsible for adhering to all applicable local and national laws. You will not upload, post, transmit, transfer, distribute, or facilitate distribution of any content (including text, images, sound, video, data, information, or software) or otherwise use the service in a way that:

  • Depicts nudity of any sort including full or partial human nudity or nudity in non-human forms such as cartoons, fantasy art or manga.
  • Incites, advocates, or expresses pornography, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity, hatred, bigotry, racism, or gratuitous violence.
  • Misrepresents the source of anything you post or upload, including impersonation of another individual or entity.
  • Provides or creates links to external sites that violate this Code of Conduct.
  • Use the service to impersonate,  harm, threaten, or harass another person, organization, or the Telangana Government through any means
  • Damage, disable, overburden, or impair the service (or any network connected to the service).
  • Resell or redistribute any part of the service or access to the service.
  • Use or attempt to use any unauthorized means to modify, reroute, or gain access to the service.
  • Remove, modify, or tamper with any notice or link that is incorporated into the service.
  • Use any form of automated device or computer program that enables the submission of postings without the express written consent of TASK.
Termination and Cancellation

TASK reserves the right, at its sole discretion and without any obligation to do so, to review and remove user-created services and content at will and without notice, and delete content and accounts. TASK reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to ban participants or terminate access to services.

Rights and Responsibilities

We encourage you not to share information that others could use to harm you. We encourage parents to be aware of and help exercise control over content posted by and activities of their children to keep them safe online.

TASK is not responsible for the content of any user-created posting, listing, or message. The decision to view content or engage with others is yours. We advise you to use your judgment.

You are responsible for protecting your computer against interference, spyware, or viruses that may be encountered for items downloaded from the service. We recommend you install a virus protection program on your computer and keep it up to date.

TASK reserves the right to amend or change the Code of Conduct or any service at any time without notice. We encourage you to review these guidelines periodically to ensure you are in compliance.

Report Violations of this Code of Conduct

We seek to ensure enjoyable experiences for users of all our services. If you see content that violates this Code of Conduct, please report it for review by sending email to enquiry_task@telangana.gov.in

Though all efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy of the content on this website, the same should not be construed as a statement of law or be used for any legal purposes. In case of any ambiguity or doubts, users are advised to verify / check with the organisation and / or other sources, and to obtain appropriate professional advice before acting on the information provided.

Under no circumstances will TASK be liable for any expense, loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any expense, loss or damage whatsoever arising from use, or loss of use, of data, arising out of or in connection with the use of this website.

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Indian Laws. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Hyderabad, India.

The information posted on this website could include hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by non-Government / private organisations. TASK is providing these links and pointers solely for your information and convenience. When you select a link to an outside website, you are leaving the TASK website and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners / sponsors of the external website. TASK, does not guarantee the availability of such linked pages at all times. Task cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked websites. Users are advised to request such authorization from the owner of the linked website. TASK does not guarantee that linked websites comply with Indian Government Web Guidelines.

The contents of this website are for information purposes only, enabling the public at large to have a quick and an easy access to information and do not have any legal sanctity. Though every effort is made to provide accurate and updated information, it is likely that the some details such as telephone numbers, names of the officer holding a post etc. may have changed prior to their update in the website. Hence, TASK does not assume any legal liability on the completeness, accuracy or usefulness of the contents provided in this website.

The links are provided to other external sites in some web pages/documents. TASK does not take responsibility for the accuracy of the contents in those sites. The hyperlink given to external sites do not constitute an endorsement of information, products or services offered by these sites. Despite best efforts, TASK does not guarantee that the documents in this site are free from infection by computer viruses etc.

We welcome your suggestions to improve this website and request that error (if any) may kindly be brought to our notice via the contact page.

As a general rule, this website does not collect Personal Information about you when you visit the site. You can generally visit the site without revealing Personal Information, unless you choose to provide such information.

Site Visit data:

This website has provision to record your visit and can log the following information for statistical purposes, your server's address, the name of the top-level domain from which you access the Internet (for example, .gov, .com, .in, etc.), the type of browser you use, the date and time you access the site, the pages you have accessed and the documents downloaded and the previous Internet address from which you linked directly to the site.

We will not identify users or their browsing activities, except when a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect the service provider's logs.

Cookies:

A cookie is a piece of software code that an internet web site sends to your browser when you access information at that site. This site does not use cookies.

Email management:

Your email address will only be recorded if you choose to send a message / utilise services. It will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and will not be added to a mailing list. Your email address will not be used for any other purpose, and will not be disclosed, without your consent.

Collection of Personal Information:

If you are asked for any other Personal Information you will be informed how it will be used if you choose to give it. If at any time you believe the principles referred to in this privacy statement have not been followed, or have any other comments on these principles, please notify us enquiry_task@telangana.gov.in or through the contact page.

Note:

 The use of the term "Personal Information" in this privacy statement refers to any information from which your identity is apparent or can be reasonably ascertained.

TASK has a Website Monitoring Policy in place and the website is monitored periodically to address and fix the quality and compatibility issues around the following parameters:

Performance:

Site download time is optimized for a variety of network connections as well as devices. All important pages of the website are tested for this.

Functionality:

All modules of the website are tested for their functionality. The interactive components of the site such as, feedback forms are working smoothly.

Broken Links:

The website is thoroughly reviewed to rule out the presence of any broken links or errors.

Traffic Analysis:

The site traffic is regularly monitored to analyse the usage patterns as well as visitors’ profile and preferences.

Feedback:

Feedback from the visitors is the best way to judge a website’s performance and make necessary improvements. A proper mechanism for feedback is in place to carry out the changes and enhancements as suggested by the visitors.

Content featured on the Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge (TASK) website may be reproduced partially or fully, in any format or media with due permission. This is subject to being reproduced accurately and not being used in a derogatory manner or in a misleading context. Where the material is being published or issued to others, the source must be prominently acknowledged. However, the permission to reproduce this material does not extend to all the material on this site, which is identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorization to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Indian Laws. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of India.

While adding the contents by the administrator, the contributor declares if the content is indigenous or taken from a third party source.  If the content is indigenous, it automatically gets added and published on the website after review.  If it is from a third party source, a disclaimer shall be provided by the administrator that the required copyright has been obtained (by the contributor) from the said third party source for publishing the respective content.

TASK website contains information which is freely accessible, and may be viewed by any visitor. However, the website maintains a copyright interest in the contents of all of its websites.

Except for authorized security investigations and data collection, no attempts will be made to identify individual users. Accumulated data logs will be scheduled for regular deletion. The Website Privacy Policy details our position regarding the use of personal information provided by customers/visitors.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information are strictly prohibited, and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

User ID and Password Policy:

Access to sensitive or proprietary business information on TASK website is limited to users who have been determined to have an appropriate official reason for having access to such data. All registered users who are granted security access will be identified by a user name provided by the administrator.

Users who are granted password access to restricted information are prohibited from sharing those passwords with or divulging those passwords to any third parties. User will notify us immediately in the event a User ID or password is lost or stolen or if User believes that a non-authorized individual has discovered the User ID or password.

Links to external websites/portals:

At many places in Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge (TASK) website, you shall find links to other Websites/Portals/Web applications. These links have been placed for your convenience. TASK is not responsible for the contents and reliability of the linked destinations and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in them. Mere presence of the link or its listing on TASK website should not be assumed as endorsement of any kind. TASK does not guarantee that these links will work all the time and has no control over availability of linked destinations.

The TASK website can have links to various non-government websites also such as Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Twitter etc.,  and does not undertake any responsibility for the contents and do not support any views expressed in these hyperlinks.

Links to the website of the Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge by other websites:

TASK does not object to linking directly to the information that is hosted on this site. However, it is encouraged to intimate about any links provided to this website so that you can be informed of any changes or updation therein. Permission for the same, stating the nature of the content on the pages from where the link has to be given and the exact language of the Hyperlink should be obtained by sending a request from the Contact Us page.

TASK does not permit its pages to be loaded into frames on any external website. The pages belonging to this site must load into a newly opened browser window of the User.

Content Approval

Content would be contributed by the administrator in a consistent fashion to maintain uniformity and to bring in standardization along with associated metadata and keywords. In order to present the content as per the requirement of the viewer, organize the content in categorized manner and to retrieve the relevant content efficiently, the content goes through the entire life-cycle process of:

  • Creation
  • Modification
  • Approval
  • Moderation
  • Publishing
  • Expiry

Once the content is contributed it is approved and moderated prior to being published on the Website. If the content is rejected at any level then it is reverted back to the originator of the content for modification. TASK has prescribed the appropriate Moderator & Approver for each of the content element.

Content Review

All possible efforts needed to keep the content on the Website current and up-to-date have been taken. The Content Review Policy defines the roles and responsibilities of the website content review and the manner in which it need to be carried out.

The Review Policy is based on different type of content elements, its validity and relevance as well as the archival policy. The entire website content would be reviewed for syntax checks once a month by the TASK Team.

The content on the TASK website is created with metadata, source and validity date. There would be some content which is permanent in nature and for such content it is assumed that the content would reviewed in every one year unless it is edited / deleted based on requirement.

Some of the short lived content components like notification, recruitment etc., which will not have any relevance on the website after the intended purpose.

The content components like documents, reports, latest news is regularly reviewed as per the Content Review Policy. The content is reviewed at least two weeks prior to the validity date and if required content will be revalidated and validity date is modified. If content is not relevant, then the content is archived and no longer published on the Website.

The above mentioned policy in force and will be followed while maintaining the website.

Last Updated on:14/07/2017