Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient. The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.  This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages. You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website. Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.  Please state your consent ID and current date when you contact us regarding your consent.


Types of Cookies.

  1. Necessary Cookies

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

Necessary Cookies we use are:

  • __RequestVerificationToken: This is an anti-forgery cookie set by web applications built using ASP.NET MVC technologies (Duration: Session)
  • __atuvc, __atssc: AddThis Updates the counter of a website’s social sharing features. (Duration: 395 days)
  • __atuvs:   AddThis Ensures the updated counter is displayed to the user if a page is shared.      (Duration: Session)


  1. Preference Cookies

Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.

Preference cookies we use are:

  • __atrfs: AddThis - Used to collect non-personal information on the visitor’s behaviour and non-personal visitor statistics. (Duration Session)
  • loc : AddThis Stores the visitor’s geolocation to record the location of sharer. (Duration: 365 days)
  • uvc: AddThis Tracks how often a user interacts with AddThis. (Duration: 365 days)
  • xtc: AddThis Registers the user’s sharing of content via social media. (Duration: 365 days)
  • psc: AddThis View counter
  • uid AddThis Uniquely assigned machine-generated user ID
  • uit: AddThis Stores the login time
  • ssc/ssh/sshs: AddThis These cookies track sharing when the AddThis functionality is used
  1. Statistic Cookies

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Statistical cookies we use are:

  • Google Analytics