Objective and Scope
By utilizing Apex News India Services (such as registering for an account, entering contests or promotions, communicating with us through our sites or applications, or via social media), you agree to consent to our collection, use, and sharing of your personal information as described in this policy. In some instances, particularly if you reside in a country governed by data protection regulations, we may request explicit consent from you before granting access to our services for further operations.
Collection and Use of Personal Information
‘Personal Information’ or ‘PII’ refers to any information that directly or indirectly identifies a particular individual or natural person, such as their name, postal address, email address, mobile number, and any other identifier that points to that individual. When anonymous information is directly or indirectly linked to personal information, the resulting information is also treated as personal information.
The Company respects the privacy of its users and is committed to reasonably protecting it in all respects. The information about users collected by the Company includes:
A. Information supplied by users B. Information automatically tracked during navigation C. Inferred information derived from usage and log data D. Information collected from other sources (collectively referred to as “Information”)
Information you provide to us
Information Collected during Registration
When you register using your web accounts, such as Facebook or Google+, we collect the following information from your account(s) to continue interacting with you and providing you with our Services. The information we collect includes:
• User Name
• Email address
• Profile picture
• Public profile information
Information Collected when Enrolling for Contests and Services on Our Website
Support and Redressal Mechanism
If you have any complaints, concerns, or issues regarding the processing of information provided by you or any breaches of these terms, please contact the designated Data Protection Officer at the following email address: [email protected].
When lodging a complaint, kindly provide the following information:
a) Identification of the information you provided.
b) A clear statement indicating whether the information is personal information or sensitive personal information.
c) Your address, telephone number, or email address.
d) A statement asserting that you believe the information has been processed incorrectly or disclosed without authorization, as the case may be.
e) A statement, made under penalty of perjury, asserting that the information in the notice is accurate and that the information being complained about belongs to you.