Palanisami handed over two separate letters to Mr Modi during their meeting in New Delhi, requesting his presence at the events.
25 May 2017 2:28 AM
The CM secured trust vote in the Assembly nine days ago, following a mayhem that lasted several hours.
28 Feb 2017 7:20 AM
The Palanisami government sailed through the trust vote on Saturday.
20 Feb 2017 1:24 AM
When the Speaker returned and said he would order voting, DMK legislators again rushed to his podium.
19 Feb 2017 4:11 AM
The Palanisami government won the confidence vote in the state Assembly by a comfortable 122-11 margin after high drama and bedlam in the House.
19 Feb 2017 2:00 AM
In the 234-member House, Palanisami needs the support of 118 MLAs.
18 Feb 2017 2:33 AM
Sasikala, however, managed to get a television for herself, and upgrade her cell to class-A.
17 Feb 2017 2:25 AM
The governor gave Palanisami 15 days to seek the vote of confidence of the Assembly.
17 Feb 2017 2:09 AM
Palanisami, a science graduate swore allegiance to Jayalalithaa faction when the party split after the demise of its founder MGR.
15 Feb 2017 5:30 AM
An emotional Ms Sasikala addressed supporters and said she was sure her party would get the invite to form the government.
15 Feb 2017 4:50 AM