Task Categories: text-classification
Languages: tr
Multilinguality: monolingual
Size Categories: 100K<n<1M
Licenses: unknown
Language Creators: found
Annotations Creators: found
Source Datasets: original

Dataset Card for Interpress Turkish News Category Dataset (270K)

Dataset Summary

Turkish News Category Dataset (270K) is a Turkish news data set consisting of 273601 news in 17 categories, compiled from printed media and news websites between 2010 and 2017 by the Interpress ( media monitoring company.


The dataset is based on Turkish.

Dataset Structure

Data Instances

A text classification dataset with 17 different news category.

Data Fields

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Data Splits

The data is split into a training and testing. The split is organized as the following

Tain Test
data split 218,880 54,721

Dataset Creation

Curation Rationale

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Source Data

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Initial Data Collection and Normalization

Downloaded over 270,000 news from the printed media and news websites between 2010 and 2017 by the Interpress ( media monitoring company. This data collection compiled from print media and internet news is presented in its raw form. For this reason, it is appropriate to use it with careful pre-processing steps regarding various OCR errors and typos.

Who are the source language producers?

Turkish printed news sources and online news sites.


The dataset does not contain any additional annotations.

Annotation process

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Who are the annotators?

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Personal and Sensitive Information

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Considerations for Using the Data

Discussion of Social Impact and Biases

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Other Known Limitations

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Additional Information

Dataset Curators

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Licensing Information

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Citation Information

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Thanks to @basakbuluz for adding this dataset.

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