Viacom18 Media Private Limited (“we”, “us”, “Viacom18”) understands that your privacy is important as a data subject (“you”, “your”, “user”) and we are committed for being transparent about the technologies we use. This Cookie Policy explains how and why cookies and other similar technologies may be stored on and accessed from your device when you use or visit the Viacom18 website.

This Cookie Policy should be read together with our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use/Service.

This policy describes the information which Viacom18 collects from you when you access, or use this (“Website”/ “Site”)

The Website may have links to third party website and services. This Policy does not apply to such third-party website and services.

By continuing to browse or use our sites, you agree that we can store and access essential cookies and other necessary tracking technologies as described in this policy.

What are cookies and Other Tracking Technologies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another. The other tracking technologies work similarly to cookies and place small data files on your devices or monitor your website activity to enable us to collect information about how you use our websites. This allows our websites to recognize your device from those of other users of the websites. The information provided below about cookies also applies to these other tracking technologies.

How do we use cookies and other tracking technologies?

We use cookies to collect and store information when you visit our website and use Viacom 18 services. We use cookies for various purposes such as:

• To provide you with Viacom18 services
• To distinguish you from other users of the website
• To identify your location
• To identify your browser and device.
• For analytics and research.
• Measure and analyze the audience for each page in order to subsequently improve the ergonomics, browsing, or visibility of content;
• Measure the reliability of Website by analyzing the number of visits to its pages in real time.

Cookies may also be saved by social media tools if you use these functionalities (e.g. Facebook, Google & LinkedIn).

Types of cookies

We use different types of cookies on the Website for different purposes.

Essential Cookies– These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website and under our terms with you. They include, for example, cookies that enable us to recognise that you are a registered user of the Website.

Analytical/Performance Cookies– They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Session Cookies– These are temporary and deleted from your device when your web browser closes. We use session cookies to track your usage on our Website unless you have adjusted your browser settings to refuse session cookies, when you access the website from your browser.

The data collected by the websites and/or through cookies that may be placed on your computer will not be kept for longer than is necessary to fulfil the purposes mentioned above. In any event, such information will be kept in our database until we get explicit consent from you to remove all the stored cookies.

Do these cookies collect personal information/identify me?

Most types of these cookies track consumers via their Device ID or IP address therefore they may collect personal data.

Accepting or Refusing Cookies

When you visit Website for the first time, a banner informs you of the use of cookies and provides a direct link to this information page. If you confirm your acceptance of cookies your consent is considered as obtained.

The cookie acceptance banner will no longer display on your screen.

The saving of a cookie on a device is governed by user-defined settings of the browser the user choses to use. If you have accepted the saving of cookies through your browser, they will be integrated into the pages and content you have viewed and may be temporarily stored in a dedicated location on your device. They will only be readable by their issuer.

You may still choose at any time to delete or disable all or part of these cookies using your browser, with the exception of Essential Cookies which are necessary for the Website to function.

Contact Information

If you have any queries regarding this Cookie Policy, please contact our Data Protection Officer at

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