Privacy policy

This Privacy Policy explains our policy regarding the collection, transfer, storage, disclosure and other uses of your (user) information by Vinzyl Network Private Limited (VNPL) and/or its subsidiaries and/or affiliates (Company), which operates various websites and other services including but not limited to delivery of information and content via any mobile or internet connected device or otherwise (Services). This privacy policy forms part and parcel of the Terms of Use for the Services.

By accessing the Company website or the Application or otherwise using the Services, you are consenting to the collection, transfer, storage, disclosure and other uses of your personal information as set out in this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that VNPL does not own, control, or manage including but not limited to any third party websites, services, applications, or businesses. VNPL does not take responsibility for the content or privacy policies of the Third Party services. VNPL encourages users to carefully review the privacy policies of all Third Party Services.

As we update, improve and expand the Services, this policy may change, so please refer back to it periodically. By accessing the Company website or the Application or otherwise using the Services, you agree to be bound by any such alteration, amendment, addition or modification.

VNPL 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 VNPL privacy policy and Terms and conditions and any applicable laws.

The Company respects the privacy of the users of the Services and is committed to reasonably protect it in all respects.

1. INFORMATION RECEIVED, COLLECTED AND STORED BY THE COMPANY

The information about the user as collected by the Company is:

  • Information supplied by users :

Registration data:

When you register on the website, Application and for the Service, we ask for basic contact Information such as your name, sex, age, address, pin code, contact number and email address etc. When you register using your other accounts like on Facebook, Twitter, Gmail etc. we shall retrieve Information from such account to continue to interact with you and to continue providing the Services.

Voluntary information:

We may collect additional information at other times, including but not limited to, when you provide feedback, change your content or email preferences, respond to a survey, or communicate with us.

  • Information automatically tracked while navigation:

Cookies:

To improve the responsiveness of the “Application” 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. 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. The only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply. A cookie cannot read data off your hard drive. Our advertisers may also assign their own cookies to your browser (if you click on their ads), a process that we do not control. We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us via website, Application or Service though your computer/laptop/notebook or mobile/tablet/pad/handheld device etc.

Log File Information:

We automatically receive information from your browser, including your IP address, your device’s name, your operating system, browser type and version, CPU speed, and connection speed. We may also collect log information from your device, including your location, device’s serial number or unique identification number.

(c)Information collected from any other source.

We may receive information about users from other sources and add to our account information and treat it in accordance with this policy. If you provide information to the platform provider or other partner, whom we provide services, your account information and other information may be passed on to us. We may obtain updated contact information from third parties in order to correct our records and fulfill the Services or to communicate with you.

Demographic and purchase information:

We may refer to other sources of demographic and other information in order to provide you with more targeted communications and promotions.

2. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES / AD-SERVERS:

The Application may include links to other websites or applications. Such websites or applications are governed by their respective privacy policies, which are beyond our control. Once you leave our servers, use of any information you provide is governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the application that you visit.

When we present information to our advertisers — to help them understand our audience and confirm the value of advertising on our websites 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 companies may use 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.

We do not provide any personally identifiable information to third party websites / advertisers / ad-servers without your consent.

3. INFORMATION USE BY THE COMPANY

The Information as supplied by the users enables us to improve the Services and provide you the most user-friendly experience. In some cases/provision of certain services or utilities, we may require your contact address as well. All required information is service dependent and the Company may use the above said user Information to, maintain, protect, and improve the Services (including advertising on the “Application”) and for developing new services.

We may also use your email address or other personally identifiable information to send commercial or marketing messages without your consent [with an option to subscribe / unsubscribe (where feasible)]. We may, however, use your email address without further consent for non-marketing or administrative purposes (such as notifying you of major changes, for customer service purposes, etc.).

Any personally identifiable information provided by you will not be considered as sensitive if it is freely available and / or accessible in the public domain like any comments, messages, blogs, scribbles available on social platforms like Google, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc.

Any posted / uploaded / conveyed / communicated by users on the public sections of the “Application” becomes published content and is not considered personally identifiable information subject to this Privacy Policy.

In case you choose to decline to submit personally identifiable information on the Application, we may not be able to provide certain services on the Application to you.

 In any case, we will not be liable and or responsible for the denial of certain services to you for lack of necessary personal information.

When you register with the website, Application or Services, we contact you from time to time to update your personal information to provide features that we believe may benefit / interest you.

4. INFORMATION SHARING

The Company shares your information with any third party without obtaining the prior consent of the User in the following limited circumstances:

  • When it is requested or required by law or by any court or governmental agency or authority, for the purpose of verification of identity, or for the prevention, detection, investigation including cyber incidents, or for prosecution and punishment of offences.
  • The Company proposes to share such information within its group companies and officers and employees of such group companies for the purpose of processing personal information on its behalf. We also ensure that these recipients of such information agree to process such information based on our instructions and in compliance with this Privacy Policy and any other appropriate confidentiality and security measures.
  • The Company may present information to our advertisers – to help them understand our audience and confirm the value of advertising on our websites or Applications – however it is usually in the form of aggregated statistics on traffic to various pages within our site.

The Company may share your information regarding your activities on websites or Applications with 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 would like to share or not to share with others.

5. ACCESSING AND UPDATING PERSONAL INFORMATION

When you use the Services Site (or any of its sub sites), we provide you, as and when requested to access 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, 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 users to identify themselves and the information requested to be accessed, corrected or removed before 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 or for which access is not otherwise required. In any case, where we provide information access and correction, we perform this service free of charge, except if doing so would require a disproportionate effort. Because of the way we maintain certain services, after you delete your information, residual copies may take a period of time before they are deleted from our active servers and may remain in our backup systems.

6. INFORMATION SECURITY

We take appropriate 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, including appropriate encryption and physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems where we store personal data.

7. UPDATES / CHANGES

The internet is an ever evolving medium. We may alter our privacy policy from time to time to incorporate necessary changes in technology, applicable law or any other variant. In any case, we reserve the right to change (at any point of time) the terms of this Privacy Policy or the Terms of Use. Any changes we make will be effective immediately on notice, which we may give by posting the new policy on the “website”. 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 “website” to ensure that you are aware of the latest version.

8. QUESTIONS / GRIEVANCE

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 officer as mentioned below through email signed with the electronic signature to “nagalandexpressnews@gmail.com”

We request you to please provide the following information in your complaint:

a) Identification of the information provided by you;

b) Clear statement as to whether the information is personal information or sensitive personal information;

c) Your address, telephone number or e-mail address;

d) A statement that you have a belief that the information has been processed incorrectly or disclosed without authorization, as the case may be;

e) A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notice is accurate, and that the information being complained about belongs to you;

f) You may also contact us in case you have any questions / suggestions about the Privacy Policy using the contact information mentioned above.

The company shall not be responsible for any communication, if addressed, to any non-designated person in this regard.

I have read and understood the Privacy policy and I hereby, out of my free will, unconditionally accept to be bound by the same.