Your privacy is important to us. It is The Friday Times's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, https://www.thefridaytimes.com/.
We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to provide a service to you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We also let you know why we’re collecting it and how it will be used.
We only retain collected information for as long as necessary to provide you with your requested service. Whatever data we store, we’ll protect within commercially acceptable means to prevent any loss and theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
We don’t share any personally identifying information publicly or with third-parties, except when required to by law.
We can use the information we collect in various ways, including but not limited to;
Provide, operate, and maintain our website.
Improve, personalize, and expand our website.
Understand and analyze how you use our website.
Develop new products, services, features, and functionality.
Send you eMails.
Find and prevent fraud.
Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners, including for customer service, to provide you with updates and other information relating to the website, and for marketing and promotional purposes.
Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.
You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired services.
DATA RETENTION AND DELETION PROCESS
Data collected through The Friday Times's website, https://www.thefridaytimes.com/.
In our case, we only collect basic user data, if any user is interested in subscribing to our daily newsletter. We collect the user's ‘Name’ and ‘eMail ID’ in order to serve these interested users with our daily newsletter via eMail.
In line with the laws set out under General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR, we offer our newsletter subscribers to unsubscribe whenever they want to, by simply accessing the ‘Opt-Out’ link present at the bottom of our daily newsletter. All the user’s stored data (Name and eMail ID) is immediately removed from our servers, once they choose to ‘Opt-Out’ of our services through the above process.
Data collected through The Friday Times's Mobile Apps
We DO NOT collect and/ store any user data through our mobile apps on our servers or inside our mobile apps.
Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us.
This policy is effective as of August 14, 1947.