RECAP: Some Of India’s Greatest Achievements In The Last Decade That Made Us Proud Shreya Pareek December 23, 2014 India, Inspirational, Lists It's been 67 years since we got independence. We have gained some things and lost some. Every year we start afresh and promise to bring a change. India as a country has also traveled a long way since its independence. While it made a lot of mistakes, it also got a lot of things right. Lets refresh our memories of some of India's greatest achievements in the last decade.