Privacy Policy

Jagranjosh.com recognises the importance of maintaining your privacy. We value your privacy and appreciate your trust in us. This Policy describes how we treat user information we collect on Jagranjosh.com and other offline sources.

This Privacy Policy applies to current and former visitors to our website. By visiting and/or using our website, you agree to this Privacy Policy. We recommend you to read this privacy policy so that you understand our approach towards the use of your personal data.

By submitting your personal data to us, you will be treated as having given your permission – where necessary and appropriate – for disclosures referred to in this policy.

Jagranjosh.com hereinafter referred as JPL is a property of Jagran Prakashan Limited, an Indian Company registered under the Companies Act, 1956 having its corporate office at Building No. 9 & 11, Okhla Phase 3, New Delhi-110020.

With a view to offer most enriching and holistic internet experience to it's users Jagran Prakashan Limited offers a vast repository of Online Sites and variety of community services. You may read 'About Us' to know more about Jagran Prakashan Limited.

What does this privacy policy cover?

This privacy policy is to inform you regarding the use of your personal information which is collected during your visit to our website.

This privacy policy applies to the majority of Jagran Prakashan Limited websites, however there may be occasions where there is a need to have a slightly different privacy policy. On your journey around the Jagran Prakashan Limited websites please check the privacy policy of each website which you visit and do not assume that this privacy policy applies to all Jagran Prakashan Limited websites.

Information we collect

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).

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

your 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.

We collect information directly from you. We collect information directly from you when you register with us. We also collect information if you post a comment on our websites or ask us a question through phone or email.

We collect information from you passively. We use tracking tools like Google Analytics, Google Search Console, browser cookies and web beacons for collecting information about your usage of our website.

Purpose of collection of your Data

We collect and use your personal information to operate our Web site and deliver the services you have requested. We also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from JPL and its affiliates.

We use information to respond to your requests or questions. We might use your information to confirm your registration with us.

We use information to improve our services. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.

We use information for security purposes. We may use information to protect our company, our visitors, or our websites.

Except as set out in this privacy policy, we will not disclose any personally identifiable information unless we are legally entitled or required to do so (for example, if required to do so by legal process or for the purposes of prevention of fraud or other crime) or if we believe that such action is necessary to protect and/or defend our rights, property or personal safety and those of our users/visitors or other individuals.

Cookies Policy

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 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.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

JPL includes links to other websites. Such sites are governed by their respective privacy policies, which are beyond our control. Once you leave our servers (you can tell where you are by checking the URL in the location bar on your browser), use of any information you provide is governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site you are visiting. That policy may differ from ours. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. If you can't find the privacy policy of any of these sites via a link from the site's homepage, you should contact the site directly for more information.

Security

All information gathered on JPL is securely stored within the JPL 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.

Change to this Policy

However the internet is an ever evolving medium. We may change our privacy policy from time to time to incorporate necessary future changes. Of course, our use of any information we gather will always be consistent with the policy under which the information was collected, regardless of what the new policy may be.

Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites and Sponsors

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 JPL, we contact you from time to time about updation of your content to provide the users such features that we believe may benefit you.

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.

i. The Jagran app contains a software development kit (“SDK”) from a third party, Red Brick Lane Marketing Solutions Private Limited (“RBL”). The SDK is integrated with this app for the purposes of profiling the device on media consumption and other device data and utilizing the same to target relevant content and ads to the device (“Services”) pursuant to the terms and conditions of RBL Services. Further details can be obtained at http://www.zapr.in/privacy/.

ii. If you do not wish for RBL to identify media content viewing around your mobile device, please opt out of all RBL Services via the following link: http://www.zapr.in/privacy/.

iii. RBL does not collect any personally identifiable information or audio/video/image/contact files from your mobile device. For any questions or clarifications please reach out to: privacy@zapr.in.

iv. RBL also automatically receives and tracks certain data about your mobile device (such as your device-type, installed software and language preference) or desktop interface; and may create a unique device or user ID for you. In some cases, RBL can automatically detect or infer your location using GPS, your IP address, etc., but often your operating system will require you to grant RBL permission to access your GPS settings; please refer to your device’s system settings regarding location services.

Interaction between you and us

We are interested in your views, and we value feedback from our visitors, we therefore have set up Testimonial, email, and Ask or Answer. If at any time this website offers any Testimonial, email, and Ask or Answer facilities etc we may collect the personal information that you disclose. Such information will be used in accordance with this privacy policy.

Any questions or clarifications with respect to this Policy can be sent to JPL at:

feedback@jagran.com or by send mail addressed to

Jagran Prakashan Limited (Privacy Policy)

Building No. 9 & 11,Okhla Industrial Estate,

Phase 3, New Delhi – 110020

Phone: +91-11-30651100

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.