ABP Pvt. Ltd. manages the Online Properties (Brand Names) of www.anandabazar.com, my.anandabazar.com, radio.anandabazar.com, tv.anandabazar.com, blogs.anandabazar.com , shopping.anandabazar.com, movies.anandabazar.com including various internet sites and community boards and services, hereinafter collectively referred to as “my.anandabazar.com”.
ABP respects the privacy of its users and is committed to protect it in all respects.With a view to offer most enriching and holistic internet experience to its users ABP offers a vast repository of Online Sites and variety of community services. You may read 'About Us' to know more about ABP at http http://abp.in.
Most of the Online Community Services are offered for free but you need a Universal mandatory registration to surf ABP Websites in detail. The information about the user as collected by ABP is: (a) information supplied by users and (b) information automatically tracked while navigation (Information).
To avail certain sites / services on our websites, users are required to provide certain information for the registration process namely:- a) your name, b) email address, c) sex, d) age, e) PIN code etc., and / or your occupation, interests, and the like. (All required information is Service Dependent). The Information as supplied by the users enables us to improve our sites and provide you the most user-friendly experience. In some sites as in Anandabazar Contests etc. we require your contact addresses.
To improve the responsiveness of the sites 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 (an example of this is when you ask for our Personalised Horoscope). 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.
Our web servers automatically collect limited information about your computer's connection to the Internet, including your IP address, when you visit our site. (Your IP address is a number that lets computers attached to the Internet know where to send you data -- such as the web pages you view.) Your IP address does 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 within our site and let advertisers know the geographic locations from where our visitors come.
When we present information to our advertisers -- to help them understand our audience and confirm the value of advertising on our website -- it is usually in the form of aggregated statistics on traffic to various pages within our site. When you register with my.anandabazar.com, we contact you from time to time about updating your content to provide the users such features that we believe may benefit you.
All information gathered on my.anandabazar.com and associated websites is securely stored within the ABP controlled database. The database is stored on servers secured behind a firewall; access to the servers 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 database, 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 a 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 Web site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
Any questions or clarifications with respect to this Policy can be sent to ABP Pvt. Ltd. at :
firstname.lastname@example.org or by snail mail addressed to ABP Pvt. Ltd., 6 Prafulla Sarkar St. Kolkata-700001, West Bengal, India.