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Dataset Summary

This dataset contains Telugu language news articles along with respective topic labels (business, editorial, entertainment, nation, sport) extracted from the daily Andhra Jyoti. This dataset could be used to build Classification and Language Models.

Supported Tasks and Leaderboards

Multiclass classification, Topic Classification, Language Model


TE - Telugu, India

Dataset Structure

Data Instances

Two CSV files (train, test) with five columns (sno, date, heading, body, topic).

Data Fields

  • sno: id
  • date: publish date of the news article
  • heading: article heading/title
  • body: article body/content
  • topic: one of the following topics (business, editorial, entertainment, nation, sport)

Data Splits

Train and Test

Dataset Creation

Curation Rationale

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Source Data

Initial Data Collection and Normalization

The source data is scraped articles from archives of Telugu newspaper website Andhra Jyoti. A set of queries were created and the corresponding ground truth answers were retrieved by a combination of BM25 and tf-idf.

Who are the source language producers?

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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

Social Impact of Dataset

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Discussion of Biases

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Other Known Limitations

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Additional Information

Dataset Curators

Sudalai Rajkumar, Anusha Motamarri

Licensing Information

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Citation Information

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Thanks to @oostopitre for adding this dataset.

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