Privacy Policy

Who we are

We are BabalNews a Breaking news media company headquartered in Nepal. Our website address is: https://www.babalnews.com. For more information about we exactly we are and how we founded kindly check our About Us page.

What do we do with you:

BabalNews takes the privacy of its users seriously. We are dedicated to protecting the privacy of our users while providing personalized and valuable service. This Privacy Policy Statement explains the data processing practices of babalnews.com.

Collection Of Information:

Sometimes you may be required to provide personally identifiable information at several different points on our site. By providing and/ or accepting the policy, you approve and consent to our collection, storage, use, and disclosure of your data as described in our Policy. Anyone can visit our website without providing any personal information. However, if you want to take specific services on this site, you shall be required to provide certain information for the registration and/or access to such services/web pages. Such information may include, without limitation, your name, email address, contact address, mobile/telephone number(s), sex, age, occupation, interests, financial information, content, IP address, standard web log information, and such other information as may be required for your interaction with the services.

Use

Choose to provide us with the above-mentioned information, you consent to the use, transfer, and storage of the information so provided by you on our servers. Your information shall not be sold or given to any third parties (third parties for this purpose do not include our group/holding/subsidiary companies and or our service partners/associates) for marketing purposes and other related activities without your prior consent.

We may use your information in a secure way to:

  • Improve our website and enable us to provide you the most user-friendly experience which is safe, smooth, and customized;
  • Improve and customize our services, content, and other commercials/non – commercial features on the website;
  • Provide customer support and the services you request;
  • Send you information on our products, services, special deals, promotions;
  • Send you promotional communications and marketing
  • Send newsletters or emails to you
  • Send you service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so;
  • Provide you the chance to participate in contests or surveys on our website (If you participate, we may request certain additional personally identifiable information from you. Moreover, participation in these surveys or contests is shall be completely voluntary and you, therefore, shall have a choice whether or not to disclose such additional information);
  • Avoid or check illegal and potentially prohibited activities and enforce Agreements ;
  • Provide service updates and promotional offers related to our services or products.
  • Resolve any disputes and troubleshooting;
  • Investigate deliberate damage to the website/services or its legitimate operation;
  • Comply with any court judgment / decree / order / directive / legal & government authority /applicable law;
  • Investigate potential violations or applicable national & international laws;
  • Prevent, detect, or otherwise address security and/or technical issues;
  • Protect the rights, property, or safety of its Directors, employees, and the general public at large; and Respond to Claims of third parties

The personal information provided by you shall also be disclosed to:

The members of our corporate family, affiliates, service providers, and third parties under a contract to provide joint services, contents, and marketing communications; and their third parties to whom you explicitly require us to send the information; Based on the personally identifiable information you provide us, we will send you a welcoming email to activate your account. We will also communicate with you in response to your inquiries concerning our services/content, to provide the services you request, and to manage your account. We will communicate with you by email or telephone, following your wishes. To provide certain services to you, we may on occasion supplement the personal information you submitted to us with information from third-party sources (third parties for this purpose may include our group/holding/subsidiary companies and or our service partners/associates). We reserve all the rights to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our website.

About changing Your Personal Information

You can always access and modify your personal information by signing on to our site. We won’t change the information provided by you, however, you must update your personal information as soon as such changes are encountered. If anywhere you create a public post you may not be able to change or remove it nor shall you be able to close your account. The general public may be given control also to report any abuse or upon request, we will close your account and remove your personal information from view as soon as reasonably possible, based on your account activity and following applicable law(s). However, we will retain your personal information from closed accounts to comply with the law, Avoid/check illegal and/or potentially prohibited activities, and enforce User  Agreements; Comply with any court judgment/decree/order/directive / legal & government authority /applicable law; Investigate potential violations or applicable national & international laws; property or safety of its Directors, employees, and the general public at large; Investigate deliberate damage to the website/services or its legitimate operation; Detect, prevent, or otherwise address security and/or technical issues; Protect the rights, Respond to Claims of third parties, and take such other actions as may be permitted by law.

Security

Keeping your personal information safe is our priority. When you enter your personal information we treat the data as an asset that must be protected and use tools (passwords, data security, physical security, etc.) to protect your personal information against unauthorized access and disclosure. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security nor can we guarantee that third parties shall not unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications and that other users may abuse or misuse your personal information that you provide. Therefore, although we work hard to protect your information, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information or private communications will always remain private.

Account Protection

Your password is the key for your account and you will be responsible for all the activities going under your username and you are also responsible to keep your password secure. Do not share your password with anyone. If you share your password or your personal information with others, you shall be solely responsible for all actions taken under your username and you may lose substantial control over your personal information and may be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf. Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you should immediately change your password.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long do we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profiles. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights do you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Links to Other Sites

This privacy policy statement applies only to information collected by this website. It does not apply to third-party advertisements or/and links that show on our website and we encourage you to read the privacy statements of such advertisers or/ and links.

Changes in this Privacy Statement

If we make any changes or new updates in our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this statement, and you are updated about the manner we collect information, what data we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so keep checking frequently.