You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.
What are cookies ?
The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.
When you use and access the website, we may place a number of cookie files in your web browser.
How Long are Cookies Stored For?
Persistent cookies – these cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.
Session cookies – these cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience.
What types of cookies do we use ?
Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.
Geotargeting cookies: These cookies are used by software which tries to work out what country you are in from the information supplied by your browser when you click on a web page. This cookie is completely anonymous, and we only use it to help target our content and advertising.
Web push notification cookies:
|We only store this cookie if you set the prompt to show after x page visits. It is not set if prompt type is set to Native|
|We set this for non-https sites only, to check if the user is subscribed or not|
|This cookie is stored if the user declines to receive push notifications and dismiss the custom prompt. This helps us remember that decision.|
|This cookie stores a unique URL associated with the user’s push subscription. It is only stored if the user accepts to receive push notifications.|
|This cookie stores timestamp associated with the user’s last visit on the site. It is only stored if the user accepts to receive push notifications. This helps us successfully manage and send push notifications.|
Marketing: Our website displays advertisements. These cookies are used to personalize the advertisements that we show to you so that they are meaningful to you. These cookies also help us keep track of the efficiency of these ad campaigns.
The information stored in these cookies may also be used by the third-party ad providers to show you ads on other websites on the browser as well.
Functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing contents on the website on social media platforms.
Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.
How can I control the cookie preferences?
In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie Settings in Chrome
- Cookie Settings in Safari
If you are primarily concerned about third party cookies generated by advertisers, you can turn these off by going to the Your Online Choices site.