Privacy of Users
Service means the Theharishchandra.com websites and the mobile applications and all other online web/mobile properties operated by Theharishchandra.com.
- Personal Data
Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data (or from those and other information either in our possession or likely to come into our possession).
- Usage Data
Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
Cookies are small pieces of data stored on your device (computer or mobile device).
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on the user’s computer’s hard drive. Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving cookies from the “Online Publications” on the user’s computer’s hard drive the user should take necessary steps within the user’s web browsers security settings to block all cookies from the “Online Publications”.
Traffic log cookies may be used to identify which pages are being seen/ used to analyses data about web page traffic. Theharishchandra.com uses this information for statistical analysis purposes.
Overall, cookies are made to provide the user with a better website/app experience, by enabling Theharishchandra.com to monitor which pages the user finds useful and which the user does not.
- Data Controller
Data Controller means the natural or legal person who (either alone or jointly or in common with other persons) determines the purposes for which and the manner in which any personal information are to be, processed.
- Data Processors (or Service Providers)
Data Processor (or Service Provider) means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller.
We may use the services of various Service Providers in order to process your data more effectively.
- Data Subject (or User)
Data Subject is any living individual who is using our Service and is the subject of Personal Data.
- Third Party
Third-parties are companies/firms/person (s) who/which processes the user data using websites, plug-ins, scripts, cookies or applications. Accessing Theharishchandra.com websites or clicking on any third-party links may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. Theharishchandra.com do not control these third-party websites/apps and are not responsible for their privacy notices. When you leave our website/app, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website/app you visit.
2.2. What information may be collected by Theharishchandra.com
Theharishchandra.com may collect information from Users at various stages from registration on the Platform by the Users to submission of content by the Users or while the User is accessing/using Services. The information collected may be personally identifiable information or other information. You may choose to not provide the information if You do not wish to use the Platform and/or Services.
2.1. Personally, Identifiable Information
Theharishchandra.com may collect personal information that identifies You in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to the information submitted during download, installation and/or use/access of the Platform or in connection with access/use of Services or features offered through the Platform or in connection with the Platform. “Personal information” of a person means any information which, either directly or indirectly, in combination with other information available or likely to be available is capable of identifying such person. Personally, identifiable Information collected may include Your name, image, mailing address, email address, phone number and demographic information such as gender, nationality, postcode and other personal information including but not limited to date, time or place of birth, location, interests, preferences, likes and dislikes, and usage information. Theharishchandra.com collects Personally Identifiable Information only if You voluntarily submit such information to us or provide access to such information by connecting to social networking sites through the Platform or Services (for example when You use the facilities or Services connected with the Platform or engage in certain Platform related activities including but not limited to becoming a member or signing up for an account or linking an account through a social network including, but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, and/or LinkedIn). Theharishchandra.com may also collect personally identifiable information You may provide when corresponding with us by e-mail or phone, or to access/use any other interactive/non-interactive features of the Platform and/or Services. You can always refuse to supply personally identifiable information, except that it may prevent You from using the Platform, and/or certain features of the Platform and Services.
2.2. Non-personal Information
Theharishchandra.com may collect Your non-personal information whenever You use, access or interact with the Platform and/or use Services. Non-personal information may include the mobile or computer’s name, version, the type of device used, users’ operating system and version, the unique ID of the mobile device, third-party apps or websites or services that referred You to this Platform, language preferences, location information, IP address, technical information, information about third-party apps including without limitation package name (which is same as the package id on play store), package version, installation and/or uninstallation event information and other similar information about the User.
- Information Collection and Use
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you. These are the types of Data Collected
- Usage Data
Third Party may track information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service or when you access the Service by or through a mobile device (“Usage Data”).
This Usage Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
When you access the Service by or through a mobile device, this Usage Data may include information such as the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
Use of Data
Third parties collect data for various purposes:
– To provide and maintain our Service
– To notify you about changes to our Service
– To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so
– To provide customer support
– To gather analysis or valuable information so that we can improve our Service
– To monitor the usage of our Service
– To detect, prevent and address technical issues
– To provide you with news, special offers and general information about other goods, services and events which we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired or read
– To market our products
- Location Data
Third Party may use and store information about your location if you give the permission to do so (“Location Data”). This data may be used to provide features related to Services, to improve and customize current Services.
You can enable or disable location services when you use the Service at any time, through your device settings.
- Tracking & Cookies Data
Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
Examples of Cookies employed:
Session Cookies. Session Cookies are used to operate the Service.
Preference Cookies. Preference Cookies are used to remember your preferences and various settings.
Security Cookies. Security Cookies are used for security purposes.
Personal Information Collected
We collect personal information from you only if you provide it voluntarily. The type of personally identifiable information that may be collected by us include name, address, e-mail address and information about your interests in and use of various services. For example, you might submit your name and e-mail address to subscribe to our newsletters or to take part in our discussion forum or to send us your feedback. You might also enter another person’s e-mail address and name and yours when you use our ‘Mail This Story’ feature. The information you provide is not given or sold to any private organizations or private persons.
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
If you visit our website(s) just to browse, read pages or download information, but do not register for any of our services, we gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information cannot and does not identify you personally.
The kind of information that is gathered automatically include the type of browser you are using (e.g. Netscape, Internet Explorer), the type of Operating System you are using (e.g. Windows ’98 or Mac OS) and the domain name of your Internet Service Provider (e.g. America Online, Satyam Online, Mantra Online, VSNL), the date and time of your visit and the pages you visit. We sometimes use this non-personally identifiable information to improve our website(s) design, content and primarily to give you a better browsing experience.
- How Theharishchandra.com uses the information collected
Theharishchandra.com may collect and use Your personal information and other information for business and/or non-commercial purposes. Theharishchandra.com may use the information for the following purposes:
3.1 Your email address and password may be used to identify You while logging into the Platform. Theharishchandra.com may use Your personal information to control Your access to the Platform as well as use of the Platform and Services, to communicate with You, customize Your experience of using the Platform and and/or the content of any email newsletter or other material that Theharishchandra.com may send from time to time, and provide information that may be useful or interesting based on the content and personally identifiable information. Your email address may be used to send user information, administrative information, changes in account settings and any changes to the Platform/Services or updates on new policies of Theharishchandra.com. Apart from this if You choose to opt-in to our mailing list, you will receive periodic emails that may relate to company news, related product or service information, etc. Your email address may also be used for responding to any of the inquiries, questions, and/or any other requests made by You. If at any time You want to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, Theharishchandra.com has included detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email, or You may contact Theharishchandra.com via the Platform.
3.2 Theharishchandra.com may further use the collected information to analyze the use of the Platform and/or Services, and the people visiting and using the Platform, for the purpose of improving the features of the Platform. Theharishchandra.com may use Your Information to analyze Your use of the Platform for providing You customized content, advertisements and features. Information provided by You helps Theharishchandra.com in responding to Your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
3.3 Theharishchandra.com may use information in the aggregate to understand how users, as a group are using the Platform and/or Services. Theharishchandra.com may use the personal information provided by the User to prevent or take action against activities that are, or may be, in breach of the Theharishchandra.com User Agreement, Terms and Conditions and any applicable laws.
3.4 Theharishchandra.com may use Your non-personal information like information regarding third-party apps, including without limitation, package name (which is same as the package id on play store), package version, installation and/or uninstallation event information for personalizing contents and Services based on Your interests. Theharishchandra.com may also use Your non-personal information for promoting content with respect to, or from other applications installed or used by You or for creating customized sharing options for You.
3.5 Theharishchandra.com may use Your Information to analyze Your use of the Platform and Services and the people visiting and using the Platform and Services for improving the features of the Platform and Services. While accessing, using or installing the Platform and/or Services, Your Information may also be accessible to third parties whose SDKs (Software Development Kits) are included in the Platform. Such SDKs may include, but not be limited to Google ads, Google Platform Indexing, Google Support Library, Google Design Library, Google authentication for login, Mob vista (Ads), Appnext Native (Ads), Appnext Interstitial (Ads), Facebook Audience Network (Ads), vmax (Ads), Mastadview (mraid), Glide for graphics, Branch IO for deep link support, Baidu (Ads), Firebase for deeplink support, IMA (Ads), Appnext Actions (Ads), Picasso for image handling, RxJava, Retrofit and Dagger for code efficiency, OkHttp for network efficiency, Otto event bus, Disklrucache for memory optimizations, Facebook connection class for network quality assessment, Facebook sdk for login, and sql lite asset helper for performance optimization. These SDKs may use Your information for generic analytical, and other purposes.
3.6 Theharishchandra.com may also use Your Information for market research purposes and may share Your Information with its affiliated businesses that it controls (including Theharishchandra.com). Theharishchandra.com may also use Your information for targeted advertising, targeted content delivery, and other business purposes unless You specifically opt out of such uses.
3.7 Theharishchandra.com may use Your personally identifiable and/or other information You submit while accessing/using the Platform and Services, providing feedback, making/submitting comments, providing inputs and/or interacting on the Platform and Services for improving User experience on the Platform and in connection with Services, to provide targeted content, advertising and Services, and for other business and/or non-commercial purposes.
- Theharishchandra.com protects User information
4.1 Theharishchandra.com adopts appropriate data collection, storage, control and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction of Your personal information, username, password, and data stored on the App. Theharishchandra.com takes care of Your personal information by taking security measures such as password protection, and by monitoring security vulnerabilities at regular intervals and by taking remedial steps to prevent data breach and loss.
4.2 Personal information exchange between the App /Services and Users is protected by Theharishchandra.com using an SSL (Secure Socket Layer) secured communication channel. However, Theharishchandra.com cannot guarantee the security of any information obtained through unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors that may compromise the security of User information at any time. It is important for the User to prevent unauthorized access to his/her account and personal information by limiting access to his/her device.
- Security of Data
The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
- Sharing User Information
5.1. Theharishchandra.com does not sell, trade, or rent Your personally identifiable information collected by Theharishchandra.com to third parties except as provided in this Policy. Theharishchandra.com may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personally identifiable information, regarding visitors and users with Theharishchandra.com business partners, contractors, affiliates (including Theharishchandra.com) and advertisers.
5.2. At times, Theharishchandra.com may be required by law or litigation to disclose personal information about the usersTheharishchandra.com may also disclose information about the users if Theharishchandra.com determines that for national security, law enforcement, or other issues of public importance that disclosure of information is necessary.
- Legal Basis for Processing Personal Data Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Theharishchandra.com may process your Personal Data because:
– We need to perform a contract with you
– The processing is in our legitimate interests and it’s not overridden by your rights
– For payment processing purposes
– To comply with the law of the land
- Retention of Data
Theharishchandra.com will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.
- Transfer of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside India and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to India and process it there.
- Disclosure of Data
Theharishchandra.com may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
– To comply with a legal obligation
– To initiate proceedings and make claim for breach/misuse/unlawful usage
– To protect and defend the rights or property of Theharishchandra.com
– To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
– To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
– To protect against legal liability
6.1. Whenever You access the Platform and/or Services Theharishchandra.com may place cookies on Your hard drive for record-keeping purposes to enhance Your experience or sometimes to personalize Your experience. Cookies are small text files that are placed on Your computer’s hard drive by the Platform You visit. Cookies help Theharishchandra.com to identify information relating to Your activities and to retain information relating to Your preferences and history on the Platform.
6.2.Theharishchandra.com and/or its service providers may use advertising cookies to deliver ads that are more relevant to You and Your interests unless You opt out of such advertisements.
6.3. You may choose to disable cookies by turning off cookie feature on the web browser. However, by disabling this feature, some parts of the Platform may not function properly. This may prevent You from taking full advantage of the Platform and Services.
- Cookies Policy
- What are cookies
Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by a website/app you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.
Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
We may use various third-parties’ cookies to report usage statistics of the Service, and through the Service, and so on.
When you use and access the Service, Third Parties may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.
Third party cookies are used for the following purposes:
– To enable certain functions of the Service
– To provide analytics
– To store your preferences
What are your choices regarding cookies?
Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.
Third parties use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and these different types of cookies are used to run the Service:
Essential cookies. These cookies are used to remember information that changes the way the Service behaves or looks, such as a user’s language preference on the Service.
Accounts-related cookies. Accounts-related cookies are used to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts. These cookies are used to remember information that changes the way the Service behaves or looks, such as the “remember me” functionality.
Analytics cookies. Analytics cookies are used to track information how the Service is used so that improvements can be made wherever possible. Analytics cookies can also be used to test new pages, features or new functionality of the Service to see how the users react to them.
We may use various third-parties’ cookies to report usage statistics of the Service.
Cookies and Web Beacons
If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.
- Combining Information
Theharishchandra.com may combine Your personal and other information across the Platform and Services in order to provide offers, promotions and information that is most relevant to Your interests, likes and/or preferences. Theharishchandra.com may also combine information You share with Theharishchandra.com on the Platform and with respect to Services with information You have provided to third parties, who have been authorized by You to share the information with us, for providing content, advertising, promotions, and offers, and for improving User experience on the Platform and Services. Theharishchandra.com may share Your information with third parties, who have Your information, and who are authorized to combine information.
- How long Theharishchandra.com retains your data
Theharishchandra.com will keep personal information of Users for only as long as is necessary for the purpose for which it was collected. At the end of that retention period, Theharishchandra.com may either delete the information, or anonymize it or pseudonymize it.
- How You can Stop Theharishchandra.com From Using Your Data
Theharishchandra.com values Your preferences, and provides You options to stop direct marketing communications from us. You may stop direct marketing communications from us by doing any of the following:
Click ‘unsubscribe’ or ‘opt out’ from email communications from a particular division, service, or team;
Login into Your account and change Your privacy preferences; and/or Write to us to Theharishchandra.com address provided here under.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service (“Service Providers”), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website/app traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
We may use third-party Service Providers to show advertisements to you to help support and maintain our Service.
Google AdSense & DoubleClick Cookie
You may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick Cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting the Google Ads Settings web page: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/
12.Links to Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or services.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”).
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
You hereby confirm that You have understood the terms and conditions of this policy and consent to the collection, storage, processing and use of Your personal and other information in accordance with the terms and conditions of the policy. You agree to not use the Platform and services offered by Theharishchandra.com if You do not wish to share Your personal and other information.
By email: [email protected]
In the event of any grievance’s user can contact the grievance officer at Theharishchandra.com or write to us at the following address:
Harishchandra Press Club And Media Foundation
119, Sitaram complex
Theharishchandra.com may change the above-mentioned contact information without prior notice to any user (subscribed/unsubscribed/browsing/trial).
We hereby expressly disclaim any implied warranties imputed by the laws of any jurisdiction. We consider ourselves and intend to be subject to the jurisdiction only of the courts of Vapi, Gujarat, India.
QUESTIONS/ GRIEVANCE REDRESSAL
Redressal Mechanism: Any complaints, abuse or concerns with regards to the processing of information provided by you or breach of these terms shall be immediately informed to the designated Grievance Officer as mentioned below via in writing or through email signed with the electronic signature to Theharishchandra.com
We request you to please provide the following information in your complaint:
- Full name along with postal residential address, email id and cell number
- Title & date/ link of news report, article or content which is the subject matter of the complaint including identification of information provided by you.
- Clear Statement as to whether the information is personal or sensitive personal information
- Specify what supporting documents if any are relied upon and attached
- A declaration that whatever information and/or documents are submitted with the complaint are true, complete and current in all respects and nothing therein is false.
- A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notice is accurate, and that the information being complained about belongs to you.
The company shall not be responsible for any communication, if addressed, to any non-designated person in this regard.
Please note that complaint must be from someone personally and directly affected by the matter which forms the subject matter of the complaint. It must not be vexatious, trivial or argumentative.
Harishchandra Press Club And Media Foundation
119, Sitaram complex