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Privacy-Preserving Discovery of Topic-Based Events from Social Sensor Signals: An Experimental Study on Twitter

Table 1

List of detected events from BND data set.

Number Related events Event date (GMT) Topic terms
Approximate date Detected time

1 Ricin letter is sent in US April 18, 2013 April 18, 2013 00:41 Containing FBI, justice, letters, ricin, sent
2 fighters from PKK Kurdish separatist group leaving Turkey April 25, 2013 April 25, 2013 13:15 fighters, Iraq, Kurdish, leaving, pkk, turkey
3 Boeing 787 Dreamliner arrives safely at Nairobi in the first commercial flight April 27,2013 April 27,201307:55 The first, 787, Boeing, commercial, Dreamliner, flight
4 Bomb car attacks in Baghdad May 27, 2013 May 27, 2013 15:11 Attacks, Baghdad, bombs, car, mainly, Shia
5 Protest in Turkey May 31, 2013 May 31, 2013 15:05 Plans, square, Taksim
6 North Korea proposes talk with the USA June 6, 2013 June 6, 2013 10:54 Korea, north, proposes, talks
7 Turkey using tear gas and water cannon again protesters June 11, 2013 June 11, 2013 17:26 Cannon, enter, fired, gas, Gezi, Istanbul, park, protesters, tear, trying, water
8 Nelson Mandela's death June 11, 2013 June 11, 2013 22:10 African, hospital, Mandela, Nelson, critical, improvement, stable
9 Lionel Messi and tax law infringement issue June 12, 2013 June 12, 2013 13:14 4 m, 5 m, euros, father, filed, fraudulent, Lionel, Messi, returns, Spain, tax
10 Edward Snowden takes a flight to Moscow Airport June 23, 2013 June 23, 2013 16:42 Asylum, Edward, Snowden, tweets
11 Snowden is in transit area of Moscow airport June 25, 2013 June 25, 2013 14:49 Airport, confirms, fugitive, president, Snowden, transit
12 Asiana flight crashed August 7, 2013 August 7, 2013 07:26 Asiana, flight, Francisco, landed, san
13 US military judge refuses to dismiss charges against Bradley Manning August 18, 2013 August 18, 2013 14:20 Aiding, Bradley, charge, dismiss, enemy, giving, information
14 Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, and the royal baby boy August 22, 2013 August 22, 2013 06:38 Baby, birth, boy, Cambridge, duchess, Kensington, palace
15 Crashed train in Spain August 25, 2013 August 25, 2013 10:05 1944, 78, crash, deadliest, death, Galicia, rises, Spain, toll, train
16 Jewels are stolen in Cannes August 28, 2013 August 28, 2013 12:01 136 m, 136 m, Cannes, double, estimate, French, jewels, stolen, Sunday, worth

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