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The News Spy: Cookie Policy

The News Spy website relies on advanced technologies (cookies) to collect information that optimises your experience on our platforms. A cookie is an alphanumeric identification file that carries information about the website or user.

The Cookie Policy page explains the different types of cookies on our website, their work, and how to control them. We want you to feel comfortable using our website and services, so; we are transparent on how we collect and use cookies.

The Cookie Policy must be read together with the Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use.

By logging onto, we assume that you’ve read, understood, and consented to every detail on this page. It’s therefore crucial that you read the contents of this page thoroughly to avoid any inconveniences.

We reserve the right to change our Cookie Policy at any time. The changes become effective immediately after we publish them on this website.

While we may take it upon ourselves to notify you through your email, we are not obliged by the law.

The News Spy recommends you read this page regularly to know when such changes occur.

We provide you with the option to opt-out of some of the cookies. Be advised that disabling some of these cookies could hurt or slow down your browsing experience.

Classifying Cookies by their Function

Cookies can be classified by the work they do. Performance cookies measure the activities of a user on our website.

Performance Cookies

Also known as analytical cookies, performance cookies record how you interact with the website. Through these cookies, we know the most popular pages or features on The News Spy website.

Performance cookies help us draw a pattern of the overall usage of our website. These analytical reports are crucial in making decisions on improving the website for your best experience.

Functionality Cookies

When you come to our website, we want you to enjoy every part of your visit. We remember some of your previous activities and customise content to fit your preferences.

Functionality cookies help us remember your choices on our website and personalise our services to you. Customising these services allows you to have a seamless, optimised experience.

First and Third-party Cookies

Cookies are also classified based on their source: First-party cookies are those from’s web servers. Third-party cookies come from other online service providers such as web analytics, advertisers, and crawlers.

First Party Cookies

Any cookie stored on your device is a first-party cookie. These are cookies that collect info to improve you are experience. The first-party cookies keep count of your return visits, login credentials, and advert interactions on our website. We mainly use these cookies for reporting statistical data. It’s through these cookies we get your IP address, the time you took on our website, as well as pages that might have referred you to us.

Sessional cookies

The website uses both sectional and persistent cookies. The session cookie expires once you close your tab. But the persistent cookie remains on your device for more extended periods.

Third-Party Cookies

Crawlers, analytical service providers, and advertisers are some of our third-party cookie partners. The cookies deliver customised services to you and collect your location number of times you visit the website, your IP address device, and the browsers you use.

Note that we shall not be liable for any of the third-party cookies ends they are actually. Such cookies will only be covered by the privacy policies of those specific that part is.

Google is one of our third-party partners, and they may collect some data from you or store cookies on your computer. Find out how Google uses data collected from you on this link.

How should I control cookies?

The power to control cookies used by is in your hands. You can accept or refuse cookies from us by choosing that option when you enter our website. Go to the “Help” or “Settings” menu on your internet browser to learn how you can disable cookies.

You can also opt out of persistent cookies by removing them from your browser or clearing your caches and cookies. You can also use our website without these cookies, but that would mean you won’t access some of our essential features.

For inquiries

If you have any questions about our Cookie Policy, reach out to us through the following channels: Contact Us: