Privacy & Policies

This Privacy Policy discloses the privacy practices for Padma News ( news portal and any other digital services, or applications on which a link to this Privacy Policy appears (collectively, the ” Padma News Web portal”). This Privacy Policy governs the use and collection of information collected from you on the Padma News Web portal. This Privacy Policy does not apply to information you may provide to us offline or through any means other than Padma News Web portal, other than as specifically identified below. For example, this Privacy Policy does not apply to information you may have provided when obtaining a home delivery subscription offline or when entering a sweepstakes by mail, fax or email. As used herein, “we,” “us” and “our” refers to Padma News Web portal.

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully so that you understand our online privacy practices. This Privacy Policy may be modified at any time and from time to time; the date of the most recent revision will appear on this web portal so check back periodically. You agree that your use of Padma News Web portal is subject to this Privacy Policy as then in effect. Continued access to the Padma News Web portal by you following any modification in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of this Privacy Policy as modified.
If you do not agree to be bound by all of the terms set forth below, do not use the Padma News Web portal.

a. Your Consent to this Privacy Policy:

Your access to and use of this News Portal is subject to this Privacy Policy. By using our News Portal, or providing information to us, you agree and consent to our collection, use, disclosure, processing, transfer and use of information for the purposes set forth in this Policy, including but not limited to the transfer of your Personal Information between our Service Providers, affiliates and subsidiaries in accordance with this Policy. Any access to such information will be limited to the purpose for which such information was provided to our affiliate, subsidiary or Service Provider.

This News Portal may contain links to Websites that are owned and operated by unrelated third parties in the Bangladesh or elsewhere. This Privacy Policy does not apply to personal information collected on any third-party Website. In most cases, third-party Websites have their own policies regarding privacy. We recommend you review the privacy policy posted on any website you visit before using the website or providing any personal information about yourself. If you do not consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy, you should not access or use this News Portal.

b. The Type of Information that the News Portal Collects:

General Description

“Personal Information” is information that can be used to identify or contact you, such as your name, postal address, email address, credit card number, telephone number and similar information. Such information identifies you personally, either alone or in combination with other information. We collect only Personal Information that you provide to us by using our News Portal. Such information includes information automatically transferred by your computer and information that you knowingly enter in registration forms, applications, and other documents such as when you register for access to a restricted area of the News Portal intended only for registered users who pay a fee for access.

If you wish to access a restricted area of the News Portal, to register, you must provide us with certain Personal Information, including your name, e-mail address and postal mail address. We will use this Personal Information to review and verify your registration information. We may also use your Personal Information to notify you of any changes to this Policy. You can always opt-out of receiving communications from us by following the “opt-out” procedures set forth on our News Portal.

Information You Provide to Us

We collect the Personal Information you voluntarily provide when you use a limited access portion of this News Portal. For example, the information that you provide when you become a registered member and create an account, purchase products, subscribe to e-newsletters, or send us questions and comments is information that we may collect. This information may include, for example, your name, address, e-mail address, phone number, information about your organization, credit card information, and information about your purchases.

Information Sent to Us by Your Web Browser-Usage Data

We collect information that is sent to us automatically by your Web browser. This information typically includes your IP address, the address of the Web page you were visiting when you accessed this News Portal, the name and version of your operating system and browser, and the date and time of your visit. We collect and store this information to measure the Website’s performance and improve the News Portal’s design and functionality. We may share this information with third parties to illustrate how the News Portal is used and for other marketing purposes, to improve the News Portal’s design and functionality, statistically evaluate News Portal usage, or customize our News Portal’s content, layout and services.

c. Our Use and Disclosure of Information:

In addition to the uses described throughout this Privacy Policy, and subject to applicable law, we and our Service Providers (as described below) may disclose your Personal Information to:

Our Service Providers

The Padma News web portal contracts with service providers who use cookies to track and analyze usage and volume statistical information, and monitor responses to e-mail and advertising campaigns. The information obtained from cookies is used to administer the News Portal, improve the quality of your experience when visiting, and monitor the effectiveness of our marketing activities. Data collected by third parties from this News Portal is owned and used by the Padma News web portal, but is accessible by such third parties. The Padma News web portal may share your personal information with, for example, companies that help process credit card payments. Our service providers are required by contract to protect the confidentiality of the personal information we share with them and to use it only to provide specific services on our behalf.

Third Parties

The Padma News web portal does not share e-mail and postal mailing lists with any other organizations in addition to those expressly stated herein. The Padma News web portal does not sell or rent telephone numbers, e-mail addresses or fax numbers of registered users or others who communicate contact information to it or whose contact information has been otherwise obtained by The Padma News web portal.

Business Transfers

Information submitted through this Website is a business asset of Padma News web portal and will become part of its normal business records. Your Personal Information may be transferred to another entity (either an affiliated entity or an unrelated third party) in connection with a merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar corporate event. In the event of a merger, liquidation, dissolution, or sale or transfer of substantially all of the assets of Padma News web portal, Personal Information and/or Usage Data collected from you or about you may be sold, assigned, or transferred to the party acquiring all or substantially all of the equity and/or assets of Padma News web portal to permit the party to continue the operation of the News Portal, including the restricted areas. Subject to your ability to opt-out, by using this News Portal and submitting your information to us, you consent to the sale and transfer of your Personal Information as described in this paragraph.

Government and Legal Disclosures

We may disclose the Personal Information we collect through this News Portal, when we, in good faith, believe disclosure is appropriate to comply with the law (or a court order or subpoena), to prevent or investigate a possible crime, such as fraud or identity theft, to enforce our Terms and Conditions or other agreements that govern your use of this Website, or to protect the rights, property or safety of The Padma News web portal, our members or others.

d. Privacy Notices:

This Privacy Policy may be supplemented or amended from time to time by “privacy notices” posted on this News Portal. For example, certain pages of this News Portal contain privacy notices providing details about the personal information we collect on those pages, why we need that information, and choices you may have about the ways we use that information.

e. The Choices You Have:

The Padma News web portal respects your right to make choices about the ways we collect, use and disclose your Personal Information. We generally ask you to indicate your choices at the time and on the page where you provide your Personal Information. You may browse this News Portal without providing any information that identifies you personally and may choose not to provide the information we request, although this may mean that you can not make a purchase or take advantage of other features of this News Portal. You may cancel your registration to any part of the News Portal at any time by following the appropriate instructions contained on the News Portal.

f. Unsolicited Comments and Feedback:

Unless subject to a separate agreement between you and Padma News web portal, any feedback, data, answers, questions, comments, suggestions, ideas or the like (collectively, “Feedback”) that you send to us through this News Portal will be treated as non-confidential and nonproprietary. We assume no obligation to protect such Feedback from disclosure and are free to reproduce, use and distribute the Feedback to others for any purpose and without restriction. By submitting Feedback through this News Portal, you are granting the Padma News web portal a non-exclusive, unrestricted, perpetual and irrevocable license to use your Feedback and any related know-how for any purpose whatsoever, without compensating you in any way, including, but not limited to, developing and marketing products and services incorporating such Feedback.

g. Security:

We use industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring and receiving payment data. We have security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of personal information that we have collected from or about you. We are in compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act for any data that we may collect that is subject to this regulation. It is important that you understand, however, that no Website or database is completely secure or “hacker proof.” You are also responsible for taking reasonable steps to protect your Personal Information against unauthorized disclosure or misuse, for example, by protecting your passwords. We take seriously the security of the information we collect. The Padma News web portal has therefore implemented technology and security policies and procedures intended to reduce the risk of accidental destruction or loss, or the unauthorized disclosure or access to, such information, reasonably appropriate to the nature of the data concerned. If we believe that the security of information that you have provided to us has been compromised, we may notify you by e-mail, if we have your email address.

h. Changes and Updates to this Privacy Policy:

We reserve the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy, at any time and without prior notice, by posting a revised version of this Privacy Policy on the news Portal. The revised version of the Privacy Policy will be effective as of the date that we post it on this News Portal. Your use of this News Portal following a revision of the Privacy Policy constitutes your agreement that all Personal Information collected from or about you through this News Portal after the revised Privacy Policy is posted is subject to the terms of the revised Privacy Policy. We urge each visitor to refer back to this page regularly and especially prior to providing or updating any Personal Information. This Policy may not be otherwise amended without the written consent of the Padma News web portal. You may access the current version of this Privacy Policy at any time by clicking on the link marked “Privacy Policy” at the bottom of each page of this News Portal.

i. Our Policy Regarding Children and Minors:

This News Portal is not directed at minors (under the age of 13) or generally intended for use by children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children in this age group. We ask that if you are a minor you not submit any personal information to us. If your children disclose information about themselves in publicly accessible areas of the Website, they may receive unsolicited messages from other persons. Please tell them not to do so.

j. Questions:

If at any time you believe the Padma News web portal have not adhered to these principles, please notify us by e-mail to [email protected] and we will use all commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and correct the problem.

If you have any more questions about this policy please email us [email protected] or write to

Padma News
Tasib Palace, Holding No. 418/1
Ward No. 25, Monafer Morh
Rajshahi- 6204, Bangladesh

Phone: +880 258 886 7001
Fax: +880 258-886 7348
Hotline: +880 1755 575 888
Email: [email protected]