Privacy Policy
We respect the privacy of its users and is committed to protecting it in all respects.
This Privacy Policy details our collection, use, and disclosure of personal and non-personal data you give to us when you access or use our platform, services, and website, and software provided by us on or in connection with such services (collectively, the “Services”). We try to be as transparent as possible, so you can always see and act upon what is being done with your data.
By visiting and, or using our Site, you agree to this Privacy Policy. We strongly recommend that you read this Privacy Policy so that you understand our approach towards the use of your personal data. By accepting the policy at the time of registration, you explicitly approve and provide consent to our collection, storage, use, and disclosure of your personal information as described in this Policy and terms and conditions.
This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) can be updated at any time. We encourage users to frequently check this page for any changes. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Policy periodically and become aware of those modifications.
To avail subscription on our website, users are required to provide certain information for the registration process namely: – a) your name, b) email address, c) phone numbers (All required information is service dependent). The Information as supplied by the users enable us to improve our websites and provide you the most user-friendly experience.
To improve the responsiveness of the websites for our users, we may use “cookies”, 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. We may further use certain tools to track your user behavior for enhancing your experience on the website from time to time. Unless you voluntarily 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. We may have third party associations from time to time wherein such third parties are promoted on our platform/s. By using our services you hereby give implied consent to view/receive such third- party contents from time to time. Our advertisers may also assign their own cookies to your browser (if you click on their ads), a process that we do not control and shall not be responsible for.
Our web servers automatically collect limited information about your computer’s connection to the Internet, including your IP address, when you visit our website. Your IP address does not identify you personally. We use this information to deliver our web pages to you upon request, to tailor our site to the interests of our users, to measure traffic within our website and let advertisers know the geographic locations from where our visitors come.
We include links to other sites. Such sites are governed by their respective privacy policies, which are beyond our control. Once you leave our servers (you can tell where you are by checking the URL in the location bar on your browser), the use of any information you provide is governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site you are visiting. That policy may differ from ours. If you can’t find the privacy policy of any of these sites via a link from the site’s homepage, you should contact the site directly for more information.
When we present information to our advertisers it is usually in the form of aggregated statistics on traffic to various pages within our website. When you register with us, you will receive from time to time, updates of your content to provide such features that we believe may benefit you.
All information gathered on our website is securely stored within a Mosaic controlled database. The database is stored on servers secured behind a firewall, access to which is password-protected and is strictly limited. However, as effective as our security measures are, no security system is impenetrable. 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.
We may change our privacy policy from time to time to incorporate necessary future changes. Of course, our use of any information we gather will always be consistent with the policy under which the information was collected, regardless of what the new policy may be.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other sites in order to provide advertisements about products and services of interest to you.
Cookies
Some of our Web pages utilize "cookies" and other tracking technologies. A "cookie" is a small text file that may be used, for example, to collect information about website activity. Some cookies and other technologies may serve to recall Personal Information previously indicated by a User. Most browsers allow you to control cookies, including whether or not to accept them and how to remove them.
Cookies can recognize user and remember important information that will make use of a site more convenient such as by remembering user login status and user preferences. Through the Cookies of third-party analytics providers, ad networks, and advertisers, we can track user’s online activities over time and across third-party sites, and devices, by obtaining information through automated means. This information, along with information, we gather when the user log in, can be used to understand use across sites and devices to help improve our products & services, remember User preferences, provide content recommendations, and show User advertisements on the Services or other third- party sites that may be tailored to user individual interests.
These Cookies are also essential to the Services in order to facilitate our authentication, registration or log-in process and enable the user to navigate and use the features of the Services. Without these Cookies, the User may not be able to take full advantage of Services or features and the Services will not perform as smoothly for the user as we would like.
All questions, comments and requests regarding the policy should be addressed to: Legal Department, Hindustan Times House, 18-20, Second Floor, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi – 110 001, India