The commerce and industry minister had made clear his opposition to the USA's refusal to offer more cuts in farm subsidies before he set out for the Doha round of trade talks that got suspended on Monday, 24/7 for that very reason. The line was clear
The IT and telecom minister, believes in knocking at doors for selling India. Obviously, his views on FDI wouldn't please the Left. He measures his performance, he says, in the billions of dollars he is able to bring into the country.
As the most prominent non-politician liberaliser in the government, the Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission, has been on the Left's hit-list for long. But here he takes on what matters the most: infrastructure.