This is the main privacy policy for Online Indus Media Group publications online, and for certain services provided through the website and other Channels like F.M.
At Online Indus we collect different types of information about our users for four main reasons:
To help us to monitor and improve the services offer.
To sell advertising space on the site. This helps us to keep the site free of charge.
There may be additional privacy policies that apply to certain services on Online Indus.
Please read these at the time you register or subscribe for these services on these sites.

Online Indus principles
Online Indus do utmost to protect user privacy through the appropriate use of the security technology. This means:
- ensure that Online Indus have appropriate physical and technological security measures to protect your information.
When outsource any processes that the service provider has appropriate security measures. Respect your privacy.
Online Indus may, however, email you occasionally with information or queries about your registration, your subscription account or postings, for example, with reminders, warnings or copyright requests.
We will collect and use individual user details only where we have legitimate business reasons and are legally entitled to do so.
Online Indus will be transparent in dealings with you as to what information about you will collect and how will use your information.
Online Indus will use personal data only for the purpose(s) for which they were originally collected and will ensure personal data are securely disposed of.
Online Indus site is accessible via the Internet. This means that, wherever you choose to watch your data on the site, they can be accessed from anywhere around the world.

What information do we collect?
Online Indus collect information on our users through registration and use of the website, through cookies, where you choose to disclose data in postings, and when you enter sales promotions and competitions ("sales promotions").

The minimum information we need to register a user is an email address and a password. We will ask further questions for different services, including sales promotions. Unless stated, all registration questions are compulsory.
We may also ask some further, voluntary questions during registration for certain services (for example, Classifieds, or Registration for Events) so we can gain a clearer understanding of our users. This also enables us to personalize services for our users.

Logging in using social networking credentials
If you login Online Indus using a Facebook login as a means of authentication you grant permission to Facebook to share your user details. This will include your name, email address, date of birth and location which will then be used to form Online Indus USER, and you may use your picture from Facebook as part of your profile. Authenticating also permits the sharing of your gender, networks, user ID and any other information you choose to share according to your Facebook account settings.
If you login Online Indus using a twitter login as a means of authentication we receive your avatar and twitter username.

Use of children's data
Online Indus does not knowingly collect or store any personal information about children under the age of 16, until or unless a news or research is associated for Journalism purpose.

Who we share data with
We will not share your personal information with others for marketing purposes unless you have given us your permission. With your permission we will share your information only with carefully chosen third parties.
Please note that we reserve the right to access and disclose personal data to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests, to operate our systems properly and to protect both our users and ourselves.
Any third parties who access your data in the course of providing services on our behalf are subject to strict contractual restrictions to ensure that your data is protected, and in compliance with applicable data protection/privacy legislation. We may also independently audit these service providers to ensure that they meet our standards. We may use service providers to help us run these site or services available on the sites, some of which may be based outside of Pakistan.

About our advertising:
Online Indus use targeted advertising, which allows us to deliver visitors to our website directed to your interests. As you browse Online Indus some of the cookies we place on your computer will be advertising cookies, so we can understand what sort of pages you are interested in.

Other Advertising
Online Indus will contain contextual affiliate links from which we may earn revenue. Advertisers or affiliates never influence our articles, nor are they written for the purpose of promoting a product, except when clearly branded as a 'sponsored feature' or 'advertisement feature' or 'sponsor's content'.