PRIVACY POLICY

STUDENTS NEWS

PRIVACY POLICY

  1. SCOPE
    1. This Privacy Policy (the ” Policy “), the Terms and Conditions any other rules, policies and terms of Students News, as may be posted on the Students News website and mobile application (” Website “) from time to time, and corresponding hyperlinks separately provided on the Website, (if any) shall govern the use / access of the Website and any services (” Services “) availed through the Website, its related content, any other linked pages, features, content, sites and hyperlinks that is owned, maintained and operated by Anay Technologies and/ or its affiliates (” Students News ” or ” we ” or ” our ” or ” us “).
    2. BY VISITING OR ACCESSING OR USING THIS WEBSITE ( EVEN WHEN YOU DO NOT AVAIL OF ANY SERVICES PROVIDED IN THIS WEBSITE (” SERVICES “), YOU (” YOU “) AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS POLICY PERTAINING TO YOUR USE OF ANY CONTENT PROVIDED, ACCESSED OR DISTRIBUTED IN THE WEBSITE (” CONTENT “).IT SHALL BE ASSUMED THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD AND UNCONDITIONALLY ACCEPTED THIS POLICY. THIS POLICY CONSTITUTES A BINDING AND ENFORCEABLE AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND STUDNENTS NEWS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ANY OF THE CONDITIONS PROVIDED IN THIS POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT USE AND/OR ACCESS THIS WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENTS.
    3. This document is an electronic record, generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures.
    4. This Policy forms part and parcel of the Terms and Conditions(“Terms”). The terms of the Policy provided herein govern your use of the Website and the Content therein.
  2. CHANGES TO THE POLICY

This Policy is subject to modification based on changes in the business, legal and regulatory requirements and will be made available to you online. We will make all reasonable efforts to communicate significant changes to this Policy. You are encouraged to periodically visit this page to review the Policy and any changes thereto. Discontinuing use of the Website will not affect the applicability of the Policy to your prior uses of the Website.

  1. COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
    1. In order to provide you with the best in class services, we require certain information from you.
      1. Personal Information means any information that relates to a natural person which, either directly or indirectly, in combination with other information available or likely to be available with Students News, is capable of identifying such person.
      2. Sensitive Personal Data or Information of a person means such Personal Information which consists of information relating to the following:
        • password;
        • biometric information;
        • location
      3. “Non-Personal Information”which shall mean information that does not identify you or any other individual, and includes session, web beacons and usage data, log data and aggregate information.
    2. Students News may install cookies or other similar data collection software in your computer system/device for such purpose and you hereby consent to the same.
    3. You represent that the information or data you provide from time to time is and shall be correct, current and updated and you have all the rights, permissions and consents to provide such information or data.
  2. USE OF INFORMATION
    1. You may need to provide Students News with your Personal Information while registering yourself on the Website. The information so provided by you may be used for a number of purposes which may include the following:
      1. Processing orders or applications;
      2. Provisioning of Services, testing or improvement of Services, recommending various products or services including those of third parties;
      3. Dealing with requests, enquiries and complaints, customer services and related activities;
      4. Marketing products and Services of Students News and its analysis;
      5. Responding to your queries and fulfilling your requests for information regarding the Website;
      6. Notifying you of any new offers or services and sending you important information regarding the Website;
      7. Keeping you informed about the latest content available on the Website and special offers with respect to the same;
      8. Sending you surveys and marketing communications that Students News believes may be of interest to you;
      9. Conducting internal reviews and data analysis for the Website;
      10. Personalizing your experience while using the Website by presenting advertising, products and offers tailored to you;
      11. If you wish to subscribe to any content package or service offered through the Website, for completing your purchase.
      12. Improving the Services, Content and advertising on the Website;
      13. Protecting the integrity of the Website;
      14. Responding to judicial process and provide information to law enforcement agencies or in connection with an investigation on matters related to public safety, as permitted by law; and
      15. Any other purpose.
    2. Your Personal Information will be kept confidential to the maximum possible extent and will be used to support your relationship with Students News, to notify you of any updated information and new activities and other related functions offered by Students News. Your Sensitive Personal Data or Information will be kept confidential as required under applicable laws.
    3. Any comments, messages, blogs, scribbles etc. posted/ uploaded/ conveyed/ communicated by Users on the public sections of the Website becomes published content and is not considered Personal Information subject to this Policy.
    4. Students News may use Personal Information to verify whether you are entitled to access and use the Website and the Services made available through the Website.
    5. Further, with respect to Non-Personal Information automatically collected and stored in files, Students News uses this information to understand and analyze trends, to administer the Website, to learn about user behavior on the Website, and to gather demographic information about the user base as a whole. Students News may use this information in its marketing and advertising services.

 

  1. DISCLOSURE
    1. Students News does not sell or rent Personal Information. Personal Information may be disclosed under the following circumstances:
      1. In a scenario where we or our assets are merged or acquired by the other business entity, or during restructuring of business or re-organization, we may have to share Personal Information provided by you with the other business entities. If such a transaction occurs the other business entity or the newly combined business entity would be required to follow this Policy.
      2. Whenever you request us to share your Personal Information with a third-party application, we will provide a fresh notice and obtain consent from you regarding the details of the information that will be shared, before sharing the same.
      3. Students News may disclose your Personal Information to its affiliates, group companies, consultants, vendors and contractors who provide various services including, contact information verification, payment processing, customer service, website hosting, data analysis, infrastructure provision, IT services, and other similar services, under confidentiality restrictions, in order to enable such vendor and service providers to provide the services subscribed to by you.
      4. Students News may provide your information or data to its partners, associates, advertisers, service providers or other third parties to provide, advertise or market their legitimate products and/or services which may be of your interest. You will have the choice to ‘opt out’ of such marketing or promotional communications at your will.
      5. We may disclose to third party service your Personal Information as listed below:
        • Information you provide us such as name and email.
        • Information we collect as you access and use our service, including device information, location and network carrier.
      6. This information is shared with third party service providers so that we can:
        • Personalize the Website for you.
        • Perform behavioral analytics.
      7. The Website may present display advertising and may collect data via third party tools.
    2. INFORMATION SECURITY AND STORAGE
      1. Students News uses reasonable security measures. Personal Information and Sensitive Personal Data or Information is accessible to our employees strictly on a need to know basis. You accept the inherent security implications of providing information over internet/ cellular/data networks and will not hold Students News responsible for any breach of security or the disclosure of Personal Information.
      2. Your information or data will primarily be stored in electronic form. However, certain data can also be stored in physical form
      3. Notwithstanding anything contained in this Policy or elsewhere, Students News shall not be held responsible for any loss, damage or misuse of your Personal Information.
    3. THIRD PARTY WEBSITES AND SERVICES

The Website may include links to other third-party websites/applications. Such websites/application 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), use of any information you provide is governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the website/application you are visiting. That policy may differ from ours. If you are unable to find the privacy policy of any of these websites/application via a link from the website’s homepage, you should contact the website/application directly for more information.

  1. ACCESS, CORRECTION AND DELETION
    1. We strive hard to keep our records updated and accurate with your latest information. You shall be responsible to ensure that the information or data you provide from time to time is and shall be correct, current and updated and you have all the rights, permissions and consent to provide such information or data to us.
    2. Based on technical feasibility and requirements of applicable laws, we will provide you with the right to review, access and modify the Sensitive Personal Data or Information that we maintain about you. We may perform verification before providing you access to this information. However, we are not responsible for the authenticity of the Sensitive Personal Data or Information provided by you.
    3. Further, you have the right to withdraw the consent provided to us in relation to your Sensitive Personal Data or Information at any time in writing by sending an e-mail to us at, in accordance with the terms of this Policy. However, please note that withdrawal of consent will not be retrospective in nature and shall be applicable prospectively. In case you do not provide your information or consent for usage of Sensitive Personal Data or Information or subsequently withdraw your consent for usage of the Sensitive Personal Data or Information so collected, Students News reserves the right to discontinue the Services for which the said information was sought.
    4. If you wish to delete the Sensitive Personal Data or Information provided, you can always do so by sending a request to us at.
    5. You may note that correction or deletion of certain information or data may lead to cancellation of your registration with the Website or your access to certain features of the Website. You also agree and acknowledge that certain data or information cannot be corrected or deleted and/or is prohibited from being deleted under any applicable law or in lieu of law enforcement requests or under any judicial proceedings.
  2. DATA RETENTION

The data collected from you shall be retained only for a limited duration necessary to fulfil the purposes outlined herein unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law and only for the purposes defined above. Once the purpose is achieved, all personal information is deleted in a safe and secure mode.

  1. QUERIES AND COMPLAINTS

We are committed to protect your Personal Information collected and processed by us and look forward to feedback or concern regarding protection of your Personal Information, or any privacy related feedback or concerns you may contact on info@studentsnews.in

 

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