EFFECTIVE DATE: December 1,2022

LAST UPDATED: December 1,2022


a. This website with the URL of (“Website/Site”) is operated by IFAB MEDIA (“We/Our/Us”). We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. We do not collect your personal information and process your personal data in accordance with the IT Act, 2000 (21 of 2000) and other national and state laws which relates to the processing of personal data.

b. This Policy contains important information about your personal rights to privacy. Please read it carefully to understand how we use your personal information.

c. The provision of your personal information to us is voluntary. However, without providing us with your personal information, your use of our services or your interaction with us may be impaired.

d. We collect your personal information in order to provide and continually improve our products and services.

e. Our privacy policy is subject to change without notice. To make sure you are aware of the changes, please review this policy periodically.

f. All partner firms or any third-party working with us, and who have access to our personal information, will be expected to read and comply with this policy.


1. How do we collect the information

2. How we use the information

3. Data transfer

4. Data security

5. Links to third party site/apps

6. Advertising on our website

7. Social media advertising

8. Social network plugins

9. Research and other contents

10.Viewer profiling

11.Sharing of personal information

12.Database hosting vendor

13.Aggregated, Anonymized or De-identified Information





18.Associated Press

19.Changes to this policy


21.Contact details


a. From you directly from this Site: We may collect information through the website when you visit. The data we collect depends on the context of your interactions with our website.

b. Through business interaction: We may collect information through business interaction with you or your employees.

c. From you directly and through this Site: We may collect information through the website when you visit. The data we collect depends on the context of your interactions with our website. Consumer Demographic and Psychographic segmentation.

d.We collect data in the form of your name, address, mobile and other contact number, email id or other unique identity pin.

e. When you visit our Site, some information is automatically collected. This may include information such as the Operating System, sunning on your device, Internet Protocol (IP) address, access times, browser type and language and the website you visited before our Website. We also collect information about how you use our products and services.

f.The Full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from our website (including date and time); cookie number, products and/or content you viewed or searched for; page response times; download errors, length of visits to certain pages; page interaction information such as (scrolling, clicks and mouse-overs).

g. We automatically collect information using “Cookies”. Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive. Among other things, cookies help us improve our Site, our marketing activities, and your experience. We use cookies to see which areas and features are popular and to count visits to our Site.

h.Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer you can set to use your browser to remove cookies and to reject cookies. If you set your browser to reject cookies, some features will be unavailable. For more information on how to reject cookies, see your browser’s instructions on changing your cookie settings.

i. By using this website, you are agreeing that we may advertise your feedback on the website and marketing materials.

j. We will retain your information as long as we require this to provide you with the goods and services and for such period as mandated by the laws concerned.

k.If you opt to receive marketing correspondence from us, subscribe to our Newsletters, mailing list, enter into any of your competitions or provide us with your details at networking events, we may use your personal data for our legitimate interests in order to provide you with the details about our goods, services, business updates, events.


a. We use the information we collect primarily to provide, maintain, protect, and improve our current products and services.

b. We use the information collected through this website as described in this policy and we may use your information to:

  • I. Improve our services, Site and how we operate our businesses;
  • II. Understand and enhance your experience using this Site, products and services;
  • III. Provide services as per your request;
  • IV. Communicate with you about news and its related content, promotions, upcoming events etc;
  • V. We may process your personal information without your knowledge or consent where required by applicable law and regulation for the purpose of verification of identity or for prevention, detection, or investigation, including of cyber incidents, prosecution, and punishment of offences;
  • VI. Protect, investigate, and deter against fraudulent, unauthorized, or illegal activity.


a. Information about our users is an important part of our business and we take due care to protect the same.

b. We may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. The functions include reporting and uploading news and its related contents.

a. Information about our users is an important part of our business and we take due care to protect the same.

c. These third parties service providers/ or agencies will have access will be given access to perform their functions but may not use it for any other purposes. Further, they must process the personal information in accordance with the Privacy Policy and as permitted by applicable data protection laws.

d. We release personal information when we believe it is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce and apply our conditions of use, protection of rights, property or safety of us.

e. You can prevent the storage of cookies by choosing a “disable cookies” in your browser settings. But this can limit the functionality of our services.


a. a. We take due care to protect customer data. Technical measures are in place to prevent unauthorized and unlawful access to data and against accidental loss or destruction of, or damage to, data. The employees who are dealing with the data have been trained to protect from any illegal or unauthorized usage.

b. We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using: Secure Sockets Locker (SSL) software, which encrypts information using your input.

c. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in connection with the collection, storage, and disclosure of personal customer information.

d. We take reasonable steps to help protect your personal information in an effort to present the loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure alteration and destruction.


Our Site may, from time to time, contain links to and from other websites of third parties. Please note that if you follow the link to any of these websites, such websites may apply different terms to the collection and privacy of your personal data, and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. When you leave our Site, we encourage you to read the privacy policy of every website you visit.


We advertise on our site and in our newsletters and other sponsored links to help keep most of the content free. We use cookies and similar technologies and work with trusted partners so that we can show you advertisements we believe might interest you, to control the number of times you see an ad and to measure the effectiveness of a campaign. Where required by law we obtain your consent to use cookies.


We work with social media networks such as Facebook Pixel and Twitter Pixel to show you interest-based marketing content from our brands and selected advertisers if you have viewed (website). Data collected by the Facebook Pixel and Twitter Pixel may also be anonymised and used in aggregate to help improve the quality and effectiveness of our websites and marketing efforts. You can limit the kind of tracking and profiling that Facebook and Twitter undertakes by going to your Facebook and Twitter account settings.


The website incorporates plugins and or buttons for social networks, in order to allow easy sharing on your favourite social networks. These plugins are programmed so as not to set any cookies when accessing the page to safeguard the privacy of users. Cookies may be set if you make voluntary use of the plugin. The collection and use of information obtained by the means of plugin are governed by the respective privacy policies of the social networks.


We run various user communities, forums and reader panels. We send out research invitations to our research communities, to people who pay for our products and services and to people who have opted in to receive communications from us.


We may sometimes use the data you share with us, and that we collect information about you when browsing our websites and products, to personalise our services and to tailor our marketing content. For example, we may use information you have provided to send you information about products we think you may be interested in. If you do not want to receive this material, you can unsubscribe at any point.


We do not share your personal data with third parties without your prior consent other than:

  • I. With third parties who work on our behalf provided such third parties adhere to the data protection principles set out in the IT Act, 2000 (21, 2000) and other applicable legislation, or enter into a written agreement with us requiring that the third party provide atleast the same level of privacy protection as is required by such principles;
  • II. To comply with the laws or to respond to lawful requests and legal process;
  • III. To protect the rights and property of us, our agencies, our readers and subscribers and others including to enforce our agreements, policies and terms of use;
  • IV. In an emergency, including to protect the personal safety of any person; and;
  • V. For the purpose of business deal (or negotiation of business deal), involving the sale or transfer of all or a part of our business or assets (business deals may include, for example, any merger, financing, acquisition, divestiture, or bankruptcy transaction or proceeding).


Like many businesses, we utilize cloud databases to host our business data, including your personal information, so that we can effectively and safely operate our business.


We may disclose or use aggregated, anonymized or de-identified information for any purpose. Aggregated, anonymized or de-identified information is information that can no longer reasonably identify a specific individual. Although such information may be derived from your personal information, it can no longer directly or indirectly reveal your identity.


We only collect the personal data necessary to fulfil the purposes identified to you prior to or at the time of collection, or any other reasonable and legitimate purposes or as required by law. We do not use or disclose your personal data, except for the purposes for which it was collected, or new purposes to which you have consented, or as required or otherwise permitted by applicable law. We do not, as a condition of providing services to you or on your behalf, or as an administrative or management requirement, require consent to the collection, use or disclosure of personal data beyond what is reasonably required for such purposes, or to comply with our obligations under applicable law.


Like many businesses, we are subject to audits from a number of entities, such as our regulators, enterprise customers and service providers, as well as due to our own internal auditing policies. In order to accomplish an effective audit, we must provide information, which may include your personal information, to external auditors. We always ensure that your information is safely disclosed and stored and that auditors can only use your information for the purposes of completing an audit.


We do not knowingly collect and process information from children (anyone under the age of 13). Our website offers its products and services generally aimed at people aged 18 or the age of majority in the jurisdiction, in which you reside, you may only use our website with consent of your parent or legal guardian. In any case we will not be liable of any cause of action that arose due to non-compliance with this section.


Following subscription to the newsletter, your e-mail address is used for advertising purposes until you cancel the newsletter again. Cancellation is possible at any time. The following consent has been expressly granted to you separately or possibly in the course of this process: (I am accepting to receive this newsletter from this website), you may revoke your consent at any time with future effect. If you no longer want to receive the newsletter, then unsubscribe by clicking on unsubscribe option given in the email footer.

If you have any concern about privacy or grievances with us, please contact us through the description and we will try to resolve the issue.


The following provision applies to all visitors to the Website (which shall include persons and representatives of legal entities, whether such representatives are persons or digital engines of any kind that crawl, index, scrape, copy, store or transmit digital content). By accessing this; you specifically acknowledge and agree that:

  • I. Associated Press text, photo, graphic, audio and/or video material shall not be published, broadcast, rewritten for broadcast or publication or redistributed directly or indirectly in any medium; No Associated Press materials nor any portion thereof may be stored in a computer except for personal and non-commercial use;
  • II. The Associated Press will not be held liable for any delays, inaccuracies, errors or omissions there from or in the transmission or delivery of all or any part thereof or for any damages arising from any of the foregoing;
  • III. The Associated Press is an intended third party beneficiary of these terms and conditions and it may exercise all rights and remedies available to it; and;
  • IV. The Associated Press reserves the right to audit possible unauthorized commercial use of Associated Press materials or any portion thereof at any time.


We may change this policy from time to time. If we make any changes to this policy, we will change the “Last Updated” date above. You agree that you continued use of our services after such changes have been published to our services will constitute your acceptance of such revised policy.


If you choose to visit the website, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Policy and the website's terms of use. In addition to the foregoing, any disputes arising under this Policy shall be governed by the laws of India.



If you have any questions or concerns regarding our Privacy Policy, or if you believe our Privacy Policy or applicable laws relating to the protection of your personal information have not been respected, you may file a complaint with IFAB Media using the contact information listed above, and we will respond to let you know who will be handling your matter and when you can expect a further response. We may request additional details from you regarding your concerns and may need to engage or consult with other parties in order to investigate and address your issue. We may keep records of your request and any resolution.

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