May 17, 2022, 12:29

    Privacy policy

    Who we are

    Our website address is:

    What personal data we collect and why we collect it


    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.

    An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

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    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.

    Site uses cookies in its information resources.

    A cookie is a small data file which is stored on your device (a computer or a mobile device) when you visit our information resources. The next time you visit, it will enable our information resources to recognise your device for a more streamlined user experience.

    Cookie files store the following data about your online activity:

    · your IP address;

    · type and version of your device’s operating system;

    · type and version of your device’s browser;

    · language of your operating system and browser;

    · type of your device and its screen resolution;

    · your location;

    · source from which you came to the website;

    · website or ad containing the link you clicked to get to our website;

    · what pages you open and what buttons you click.

    Our information resources gather and record data in cookie files automatically.

    We do not use cookies to identify an individual or create a user profile. We do not integrate this information with other data.

    This website uses cookie collection and analysis tools such as internal and external recommender systems, analytical systems, ad pixels and trackers.

    You can learn more about the specific cookies collected by our analytics systems in the Cookies table.

    In addition to our own services, we may use third-party services for collecting and analysing cookies from our information resources, for example:

    · Google Analytics (

    We use only those third-party services that maintain high security standards when processing data.

    We only collect cookies using third-party services with your consent.

    More information about cookies and how to manage them is available in the public domain at

    Information about organisations providing more details about Online Behavioral Advertising (OBA) is available in the public domain on the following websites:

    · Evidon, a developer of privacy solutions.

    Cookie use consent

    When you first visit any of our information resources, we ask if you agree to the use of cookies. You will see a cookie consent notice on your screen.

    Refusing cookies

    You have the right to decline cookies by disabling or deleting cookies in your browser settings. These options can usually be found in Options, Tools, Settings, Preferences, etc. in your browser menu.

    You can find cookie disabling steps for some browsers below:

    · Firefox

    · Internet Explorer

    · Google Chrome

    · Safari

    Once you have switched off or deleted cookies, the cookie notice will appear on the screen every time you visit the website.

    Storing cookies

    Some cookies are deleted from your device automatically when you close the browser.

    Some cookies will be deleted after a certain period of time. This period can vary from the time you spent on the website to three years.

    If you disable or delete cookies in your browser settings, cookie files will be deleted immediately.

    How long a cookie is stored depends on the type of cookie. You can read more about types of cookies in the Cookies table.

    Automatic logging

    Our web servers and security systems temporarily store technical data.

    Processing technical data is required for the smooth operation and security of our information resources.

    Technical data include:

    · IP address of your computer/device;

    · viewed content (name and URL of a file you viewed on the website);

    · date and time of viewing;

    · time zone in GMT;

    · connection status;

    · traffic volume;

    · technical characteristics of your device, including language, browser version and operating system;

    · URLs of the websites you visited;

    Technical data are not used to identify an individual or to create a user profile. We do not integrate technical data with any other data or transfer it to anybody else.

    Technical data will be stored for up to 12 months from the time of collection. This period can be extended only when required under Russian or EU law.

    The only way for you to opt out of technical data gathering is to stop using our information resources.

    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.


    Site uses Google Analytics to analyze usage of our website. The information that Google Analytics collects is in an anonymous form. It helps to compile reports so that we can understand usage of our website and improve it. If you want further information about how Google Analytics function or do not want your data used by Google Analytics, please visit Google’s “Safeguarding your data

    Who we share your data with

    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.

    What rights 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.

    Contact Us

    If you have questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at:


    Linked Services

    The Worldnews Services may be linked to sites operated by unaffiliated companies, and may carry advertisements or offer content, functionality, games, newsletters, contests or sweepstakes, or applications developed and maintained by unaffiliated companies. Worldnews is not responsible for the privacy practices of unaffiliated companies, and once you leave the Worldnews Services or click an advertisement you should check the applicable privacy policy of the other service.

    In addition, Worldnews is not responsible for the privacy or data security practices of other organizations, such as Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter, Apple, Google, Microsoft or any other app developer, app provider, social media platform provider, operating system provider, wireless service provider, or device manufacturer, including in connection with any information you disclose to other organizations through or in connection with the Worldnews Services.

    What data breach procedures we have in place

    We protect customer data with the following site features:We are entirely using SSL/HTTPS throughout all our sites. This encrypts our user communications with the servers so personal identifiable information is never captured by third parties without authorization.

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