2.1 The website www.NepalStatus .com is an online news portal solely owned, maintained and operated by NepalStatus . NepalStatus has received all the necessary permissions and registration at relevant government agencies of Nepal.
2.2 This policy applies to NepalStatus .com and the services that link to or refer to the news site. This policy also applies to any other affiliate websites, mobile devices, mobile apps, digital services, applications or other online services and anything else that links to or refers to this policy.
2.3 This policy also applies to any additional information about the privacy practices of other NepalStatus services. This policy is limited to what information it might collect about a user, how it might use that information, when we might use those details to contact users, what information of users we might share with others and the user’s choices about the personal information they give us.
2.4 This policy does not apply to any third-party sites, apps or devices. The users are personally responsible for the use of such services or links.
2.5 All the services provided on this site and affiliates are referred to as “services” at appropriate places. As used herein, “we,” “us” and “our” refers to NepalStatus and its affiliates. Any individual accessing or using the services is referred to as the user, users or sometimes ‘You’.
4.1 NepalStatus may collect the user’s personally-identifying information to enhance its services to them. Below are the details of information NepalStatus may collect.
In particular, NepalStatus i s highly sensitive and aware of the personal information of children. It does not collect or solicit PII from or about children under the age of 18, knowingly. The users are responsible to certify that they are at least 18 years of age. If NepalStatus discovers that it has received any information from or about a child under 18 in violation of this statement, it will delete that information as per the law.
4.1.2 Non-personally identifying information (NPII): NepalStatus may collect certain NPII through its website or services as follows:
5.3 Customising content, advertising and offers: NepalStatus may use information collected from cookies and other technology to recognise the users’ browser when they visit the service and attempt to personalise the service for each user, to sequence ads and offers in a series, and to track page usage and paths. It may also use collected information to allow editorial content and/or advertising on the services to be targeted to groups of users for whom it is most pertinent. This means that users see editorial content and/or advertising most likely to interest them. In connection with these uses, NepalStatus may disclose information to third parties.
5.5 Statistical analysis: NepalStatus may use collected information to create aggregate statistics about activity on and visitors to the services, including the number of returning visits on its own or the advertisers’ websites, the number of unique visitors that have viewed or clicked a particular ad or visited a particular web page and how much time is spent on each page of the services.
5.6 Authorised purposes and special offers: The users’ personal information may be used for the purposes authorised when it was submitted. The users may choose which email newsletters they wish to receive (including not to receive any email newsletters) by clicking the “unsubscribe” link included at the bottom of every email newsletter they receive from NepalStatus .
NepalStatus may display the user information publicly or provide it to others. However, NepalStatus does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described in this policy.
NepalStatus may disclose collected information in the good faith that it is required to do so by law, or when doing so is reasonably necessary to:
To service providers, affiliates or partners: NepalStatus may share or disclose your information to service providers, affiliates or partners that NepalStatus is engaged with to perform business-related functions on its behalf. This may include service providers that:
7.1 During the users’ visit to the services, they may view as a part of a frame that includes NepalStatus content, certain content and websites that are created, operated, owned and/or hosted by a third party or third parties. The users may also see links on the services to other websites.
7.2 NepalStatus is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of third parties. The users should check the applicable privacy policies of those third parties when providing PII. In addition, certain sections of the services may have their own, specialised privacy policies, maybe because they are a part of a social network or hosted by a third party. The users should check the applicable privacy policies of those sections and/or of such social networks.
8 . DATA SECURITY:
8.1 NepalStatus uses reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard the PII against loss, theft and unauthorised use, disclosure or modification.
NepalStatus stores the personal data of users in cookies and sessions only. Users can easily delete browser cookies and sessions to delete their data.
NepalStatus asks visitors who sign up for NepalStatus to provide a username and email address. In each case, NepalStatus collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with NepalStatus . But, the users can request it to delete their information by properly sending a request by any medium. The deletion process will be conducted only after the NepalStatus team confirms the same via user email.