India's economy has endured a difficult year. Here is the proof | A year of success with Palki Sharma



India's economy has endured a difficult year. Here is the proof | A year full of benefits with Palki Sharma

2023 was a challenging year for economies worldwide. While the year began with the collapse of America's largest bank, Silicon Valley, it continued to bring shocks and setbacks to the U.S. economy. Meanwhile, China's economy was suffering significantly, and Xi Jinping refused to accept that Beijing was collapsing in the face of piling up debts and failing businesses. India, however, was a completely different story. Using numbers, analysis and extensive reporting, we brought you stories about India's economic growth and how New Delhi fought a global economic crisis. Palki Sharma tells you more.

The stunning debut of AI and its worrying implications | A year full of benefits with Palki Sharma

The stunning debut of AI and its worrying implications | A year full of benefits with Palki Sharma

Artificial intelligence startups made an impressive yet worrying debut in 2022 – and 2023 was the year that riveting technology began to make its impact. The good, the bad, the worrying and the triggering – AI has it all. At Firstpost, we've brought you stories about AI and its significant impact on humans – from corporate layoffs to the increasing prevalence of deepfakes. Firstpost has been keeping an eye on the global phenomenon of AI. In the annual edition of Vantage, Palki Sharma takes you back in time and gives you a look back at the year that was.