Welcome to PUNJAB NEWS TIMES Privacy Policies
Punjab News Times respects the privacy of its users and is committed to protect it in all respects. The information about the user as collected by Punjab News Times is by two means:
(a) Information supplied by users (b) Information automatically tracked while navigating information
By using punjabnewstimes.com website or its services, you consent to 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.
To avail certain sites / services on our websites, users may be required to provide certain information for the registration process namely:
(a) Your name (b) email address (c) sex (d) age (e) PIN code (f) password (g) your occupation (h) interests etc.
The information as supplied by the users enables us to improve our sites and provide you the most user friendly experience.
All required information is service dependent and punjabnewstimes.com may use the above said user information to maintain, protect and improve its services (including advertising services) and for developing new services.
Such information will not be considered as sensitive if it is freely available and accessible in the public domain or it furnished under under the right to Information Act, 2005 or any other law for the time being in force.
Our web servers automatically collect limited information about your computer’s connection to the internet, including IP address, when you visit our site. (Your IP address is a number that lets computers attached to the internet). Your IP address dose 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 withing our site and let advertisers know the geographic locations from where our visitor come.
Cookies & 3rd Party Advertisements
We allow third-party companies to serve ads and/or collect certain anonymous information when you visit our web site. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information (e.g., click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice or to opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit:
Punjab News Times shares the sensitive personal information with any third party without obtaining the prior consent of the user in the following limited circumstances:
a: When it is requested or required by law or by any court or government agency or authority to disclose, for the purpose of verification of identity, or for the prevention, detection, investigation including cyber incidents, or for prosecution and punishment of offences. These disclosures are made in good faith and belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary for enforcing these terms; for complying with the applicable laws and regulations.
We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These includes internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, including appropriate encryption and physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to system where we store site data.
All information gathered on punjabnewstimes.com is securely stored withing the site databases. The databases is stored on servers secured behind a firewall. Access to the server 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 databases, 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 posting to the discussion areas is available to anyone with internet access.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including you name, address, email, telephone number) about your visits to this sites and all other sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. In the event you have any grievance relating to the processing of information provided by you, you may contact over phone or write at the following address:
PNT News Network #2 Model Town Patran Distt Patiala Punjab