Privacy Policy

General
These Terms and Conditions, (privacy policy) conduct your access to and use of this website/(s) (“website” or “site”) operated by M/s Neutral Publishing House Ltd. (Prabhat Khabar). This statement mentions the privacy practices for the websites of M/s Neutral Publishing House Ltd. Prabhat Khabar having registered office at 2nd Floor, Hanuman Estate, 19, R N Mukherjee Road, Kolkata – 700001 corporate office at 15-P, Kokar Industrial Area, Post – Kokar Dist – Ranchi – 834001, Jharkhand.

As we update, improve and extend the Services, these terms and conditions might change, so kindly allude to it intermittently. Our products or services might incorporate third-party products or services. At the point when you use these services for which you might have agreed, there is a probability that they may likewise gather and utilize your data to serve you. By accessing the Company site or this Application or in any case, utilizing the Services, you agree to the collection, storage, and use of the personal information you provide (including any changes thereto as provided by you) for any of the services that we offer.

The Company understands the privacy of its user and is committed to adhering to it. Any use of the website/(s) owned and managed by M/s Neutral Publishing House Ltd. (Prabhat Khabar) shall be taken as your acceptance of these terms and conditions and if you do not wish to accept them, please do not proceed further to use/access the site.



Information that we collect?

  • 1. INFORMATION GIVEN BY USERS


Registration data: At the point when you register on the site, Application and for the Service, we ask that you give essential contact Information, for example, your name, sex, age, address, pin code, contact number, occupation, interests and email address, etc. When you register via using your social media like on Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, etc. we shall retrieve Information from such account only with your acceptance so that we can interact with you and provide you the best Services and not share that any further to any party external to users who can benefit from it directly or indirectly.


Integrated Service Provider and Linked Networks: You can choose to sign in anytime or sign up to the M/s Neutral Publishing House Ltd. (Prabhat Khabar) (i.e., Facebook or Twitter etc.), and you can connect your existing account with certain third-party networks like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. If you choose to sign up through Linked Network, we receive certain profile and account information about you from the Linked Network. These Linked Networks also appear in your profile, so that people can find you on these Networks. The information provided to us by these Linked Networks is determined by these third parties and may vary from network to network. However, in all cases, the permissions page for the Linked Network will describe the information that would be shared. You shall consult their respective privacy policies for information about their practices. You can always unlink yourself from the Linked Network by the “Signing Out” option present in the Application or Website.


Voluntary information by User: We might gather your extra data at different times, including yet not restricted to, when you give feedback using your information, change your email preferences, when you give a response to a survey or communicate with us in any way. In the event that you apply to participate in a program on governmental or political issues, for instance, we may get some information about your political assessments. We don't share your personal private information with anybody.


  • 2. INFORMATION AUTOMATICALLY COLLECTED/ TRACKED WHILE NAVIGATION


Cookies/Local Storage

Small files like cookies and local storage are transferred by website or its service provider to your computers’ hard drive through your Web browser (only if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.


To improve the sensibility of the "Product" and “Services” for our users, we may use "cookies/local storage", or similar electronic tools to collect information to assign each visitor a unique, random number as a User Identification (User ID) to understand the user's individual interests using the identified computer. Unless you willingly identify yourself (through registration, for example), we will have no way of knowing who you are, even if we assign a cookie to your computer. The only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply by your own will. A cookie cannot read data off your hard drive. Our advertisers may also assign their own cookies or local storage to your browser (if you click on their ads), a process that we do not control. We receive and store such types of information whenever users interact with us via website, Application or Service via computer/laptop or any other communication device, etc.


You have Freedom to Withdraw Your Consent at Any Time: If you do not wish to accept cookies/local storage in connection with your use of the Artificial Neural Network (ANN) Platform, you will have to delete, and block or disable cookies/local storage via your browser settings. Disabling cookies/local storage will affect the functionality of the ANN Platform and may prevent you from being able to access certain important features on the websites/products/applications.


Opting out
If in any case user quits using the Ads Settings, the unique Double Click cookie ID on the user's browser is overwritten with the phrase "OPT_OUT". Because there could no longer be a unique cookie ID, the opt-out cookie can't be associated with a particular browser.


Log File Information
When you visit our site, application or service, we automatically collect limited information about your computer's connection to the Internet, mobile number, including your IP address. Your IP address is a number that lets computers attached to the Internet know where to send you data -- such as the pages you view. Including your IP address, your computer's name, your operating system, browser type and version, CPU speed, and connection speed, we automatically receive and log information from your browser.


We may also collect log information from your device, including your location, IP address, your device's name, your device operating system, browser type and version, CPU speed, and connection speed device's serial number or unique identification number (e.g., UDiD on your iOS device), etc. We use cookies, log files, pixel tags, local storage objects, and other tracking technologies to automatically collect information about your activities that you do on website such as your searches, page views, date and time of your visit, and other information about your use of the ANN Platform.


Uses of Clear GIFs
Without personally identifying the user, we may use "clear GIFs" (Web Beacons) to track the online usage patterns of our users in an anonymous manner. We may also use clear GIFs in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened by recipients. This information is used basically to inter-alia deliver our web pages to you upon request, to tailor our Site, Application or Service to the interests of our users, to measure traffic within our Application to improve the Application quality, functionality and interactivity with users and let advertisers know the geographic locations from where our visitors come.


Information from other Sources
We might get data about you from different sources, add it to our record data and treat it as per our terms and conditions. Assuming you give data to the stage supplier or other accomplice, whom we offer types of assistance, your record data and request data might be given to us. We might get refreshed contact data from third parties for our records and fulfill the Services or to communicate with you. Data on your interest outside the ANN when you talk about us like if you've tagged us in a Twitter post, we'll gather your Twitter handle.


Demographic and purchase information
We might reference different demographic segments and other data to give you more targeted connections and promotions. We use Google Analytics, among others, to follow the client conduct on our site. Google Analytics specifically has been empowered to help show display advertising towards helping us gain an understanding of our users' Demographics and Interests. The reports are anonymous and can't be related to any individual personally identifiable information that you may have imparted to us. You can quit Google Analytics for Display Advertising and alter Google Display Network advertisements utilizing the Ads Settings choices given by Google. by Google.


Links To Third Party Sites / Ad-Servers
Periodically, at our discretion, we might include or offer third party products or services on our website. We don't give any personally identifiable information to third party websites / advertisers / ad-servers without your approval.


The Application might incorporate connections to different sites or applications. Such sites or applications are represented by their respective privacy policies, which are outside our ability to control. When you leave our servers (you can perceive where you are by checking the URL in the area bar on your program), utilization of any data you give is administered by the security strategy of the administrator of the application you are visiting. That policy may differ from ours. If you are not able to find the privacy policy of any of these sites via a link from the application's homepage, you should contact the application owners directly for more information.


At the point when we present data to our promoters - - to assist them with an understanding of our audience and assure the benefit of publicizing on our sites or Applications - - it is usually in the form of aggregated statistics on traffic to various pages/content within our websites or Applications. We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our websites or Applications. These organization might utilize information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number or other personally identifiable information) about your visits to this and other websites or application, in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.


No, we do not share your personal information with unknown parties.


Information that we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • To personalize users, experience with us (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs).
  • To improve our website as per the user's demand. (We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you).
  • To provide a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature for our users.
  • To send periodic emails to users to keep them updated.
  • To measure traffic within our site and let advertisers know the geographic locations from where our users come.


The email address you provide to us may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.


Any personally identifiable data provided by you will not be considered as sensitive if it is t is uninhibitedly accessible and/or open in the public space like any messages, websites, writes accessible on friendly stages like Facebook, Twitter, etc. Any posted/transferred/passed on/conveyed by users on the public segments of the "Application" becomes published content and isn't viewed as actually recognizable data subject to this Privacy Policy.


In case you decide to decline to submit personally identifiable information on the Application, we may not be able to provide certain important services and functions on the Application to you. We will make reasonable efforts to notify you of the same at the time of opening your account. Regardless, we will not be liable and or responsible for the denial of certain services to you for lack of you providing the necessary personal information. When users register with the Application or Services, we reach out to you from time to time about updation of your personal information to provide the users such features that we believe will benefit you.


INFORMATION SHARING

  • When it is requested or required by law or by any court or governmental agency, for the purpose of verification of identity, or for the prevention, detection, investigation including cyber incidents, or for prosecution and punishment of offenses.
  • The Company proposes to share such data inside its gathering organizations and officials and representatives of such gathering organizations to handle individual data for its benefit. We additionally guarantee that these beneficiaries of such data consent to handle such data-dependent on our directions and in consistent with this Privacy Policy and some other fitting secrecy and safety efforts.
  • The Company might introduce data to our promoters - to assist them with understanding our audience and affirm the benefit of promoting on our sites or Applications – but it is typically as amassed insights on traffic to different pages inside our site.
  • The Company might share your data regarding your activities third-party social websites to populate your social wall that is visible to other people however you will have an option to set your privacy settings, where you can decide what you might want to share or not to impart to other people.
  • Anonymized and Aggregated Data. We might impart collected or de-distinguished data to outsiders for research, advertising, investigation and different purposes, given such data doesn't recognize a specific person.


HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
We take strict security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These include internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures. It also includes appropriate encryption and physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems where we store personal data, so they are properly secured. Access to the servers is password-protected and is strictly limited and the database is stored on servers secured behind a firewall. However, as effective as our security measures are, no security system is impenetrable as we all know that technology keeps on developing. We cannot guarantee the security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet. And, of course, any information you include in a posting to the discussion areas is available to anyone with Internet access.


We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when users visit or use our website, mobile application or services. These Advertising companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits or use to website, mobile application or services, in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.


ACCESSING & UPDATING PERSONAL INFORMATION
When users visit the Website and uses our services(or any of its sub sites), we make our best efforts to provide you, as and when requested by you, with access to your personal information and shall further ensure that any personal information or sensitive personal data or information found to be inaccurate or deficient shall be corrected or amended as feasible, that is subject to any requirement for such personal information or sensitive personal data or information to be retained by law or for legitimate business purposes. We ask individual to identify themselves and the information to be accessed, corrected or removed before further processing such requests, and we may decline to process requests that are unreasonably repetitive or systematic, require disproportionate technical effort, jeopardize the privacy of others, or would be extremely impractical (for instance, requests concerning information residing on backup tapes), or for which access is not otherwise required. In any case, where we provide information access and correction. We perform this service free of any cost, except if doing so would require a disproportionate effort, because of the which we maintain certain services, after you delete your information, residual copies may take a period before they are deleted from our active servers and may remain in our backup systems.


DO WE DISCLOSE ANY INFORMATION TO OUTSIDE PARTIES?
This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.


YOUR CONSENT
By using our website, you consent to our website's terms and conditions.


CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY
We may update our privacy policy from time to time to incorporate necessary changes in technology, applicable laws or any other relevant version. In any case, Prabhat Khabar reserves the right to change the terms of this Privacy Policy or the Terms of Use (at any point of time). Any changes we make will be effective immediately on notice, which we may give by posting the new policy on the "Application". Your use of the Application or Services after such notice will be deemed acceptance of such changes. We may also make reasonable efforts to inform you via electronic mail. In any case, you are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically on the "Application" to ensure that you are aware of the latest version.


CONTACTING US
Prashant Jha info@prabhatkhabar.in
Designation : Digital Editor
PH. No. +91 (651) 6613100/ 2544009 (Board)
FAX. No. +91 (651) 2544006
Corporate Office : 15-P, Kokar Industrial Area, Ranchi-834001, Jharkhand
Regd Office : 2nd Floor, Hanuman Estate, 19, R N Mukherjee Road, Kolkata – 700069, West Bengal


However, before raising any complaint viewers shall go through the Code of Ethics & Broadcasting Standards, News Broadcasting Standards (Disputes Redressal) Regulations and Guide to the Complaints Process. You can find the above-mentioned details on the official website of News Broadcasters Association, (NBA) www.nbanewdelhi.com*