Shailendra Pandey — Tehelka

Shailendra Pandey
Shailendra  Pandey

Shailendra Pandey’s accolades include the Picture of the Year award in the inaugural Ramnath Goenka India Press Photo Award function in 2004. His name also figured in the 2007 edition of the Limca Book of Records. He has worked for many national dailies and also the wire agency PTI. He is based in New Delhi. He is currently the deputy photo editor of Tehelka

Blogs By Shailendra Pandey

[Photo Blog] BJP leaders stage protest against Shinde’s Hindu terror remarks

[Photo Blog] BJP leaders stage protest against Shinde’s Hindu terror remarks

0 February 20, 2013 in Current Affairs

Photographs by Shailendra Pandey Staging a strong protest over Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde’s “saffron terror” remarks, BJP today said the comments were part of a conspiracy to divide the nation for votebank politics and demanded an apology. Stepping up the attack on Shinde ahead of the Budget Session of Parliament starting […]

[Photo Blog] Naga Sadhus take the holy dip at Sangam on Basant Panchami

[Photo Blog] Naga Sadhus take the holy dip at Sangam on Basant Panchami

0 February 15, 2013 in Culture & Society

Photographs by Shailendra Pandey

[Photo] Kumbh – confluence of the faithful

[Photo] Kumbh – confluence of the faithful

0 February 12, 2013 in Current Affairs

Around three crore people thronged the Kumbh Mela at Sangam to take a holy dip on the second and the most auspicious ‘shahi snan’ on Mauni Amavasya on 10th February.Shailendra Pandey takes us through the various moods of the Kumbh.

[Photo Blog] Two days after stampede Akhilesh Yadav visits Allahabad

[Photo Blog] Two days after stampede Akhilesh Yadav visits Allahabad

0 February 12, 2013 in Current Affairs

As the death toll of 10th February stampede at the Allahabad Railway station reached 36, with scores critically injured, Akhilesh Yadav made a belated appearance 48 hours after the tragedy. Akhilesh, who was busy with his cousin’s wedding at Saifai, finally came to Allahabad after being summoned by the Governor, to meet the injured at the Swarooprani Bakshi Hospital.

[Photo Blog] Maha Kumbh

[Photo Blog] Maha Kumbh

0 February 8, 2013 in Current Affairs

Maha Kumbh Festival at Allahabad is expected to be one of the biggest congregations in the history of mankind. For the millions of devotees attending the Maha Kumbh, the river represents the means of cleansing all their sins. Shailendra Pandey takes us through the myriad moods of the Maha Kumbh.

[Photo Blog] 65th Army Day Celebrations

[Photo Blog] 65th Army Day Celebrations

2 January 15, 2013 in Current Affairs

Photographs by Shailendra Pandey

[Photo Blog] BJP march to Pakistan High Commission in protest

[Photo Blog] BJP march to Pakistan High Commission in protest

0 January 9, 2013 in Current Affairs

BJP activists on Wednesday 9 January staged a protest march to the Pakistan embassy in New Delhi but police stopped them mid-way during their protest against the killing of two Indian soldiers by Pakistan army. The activists, who started their march from Delhi BJP office, were stopped near the RML Hospital. […]

The Lady of Myanmar pays tribute to the Mahatma

The Lady of Myanmar pays tribute to the Mahatma

0 November 14, 2012 in Current Affairs

After a gap of nearly 25 years, Nobel peace prize winner and Myanmar’s pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived in New Delhi on Tuesday for a six-day visit. Today, on day two of her visit, Suu Kyi visited Mahatma Gandhi’s memorial at Raj Ghat, paid tribute to Jawaharlal Nehru […]

[Photo] Karzai in India

[Photo] Karzai in India

0 November 12, 2012 in Current Affairs

Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai is on a five day of state visit to India. On 12 November, Karzai met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi. MoUs between India and Afghanistan were signed on cooperation in the field of Development of Coal Mineral Resources and fertilizer sector. An agreement for Indian grant […]

[Photo] TMC pulls the plug, but the song plays on… for now

[Photo] TMC pulls the plug, but the song plays on… for now

0 September 21, 2012 in Current Affairs

Trinamool Congress ministers address the media after submitting their resignations to President Pranab Mukherjee, ending a three year alliance after the government refused to go back on what they call “anti-people policies”. UPA II, reduced to a minority government, survives with outside support from the SP, BSP and RJD.  “We […]

There’s stardust in my coffee

There’s stardust in my coffee

0 September 13, 2012 in Culture & Society

So, I bumped into Ranbir Kapoor and Ileana D`Cruz at a coffee house. And that too the Café Coffee Day (CCD) near my office! This is why I truly love my job, I get to take a coffee break and feast my eyes on Bollywood’s dishiest Kapoor. Kapoor and D`Cruz […]

[Photo Blog] Shilpa and the joys of motherhood

[Photo Blog] Shilpa and the joys of motherhood

0 September 12, 2012 in Culture & Society

  Did you know 82 percent of mothers in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata are deeply bothered about their unmarried best friends’ youthful looks? Or that 83 percent of mothers of two go to school to pick up their children only on the days they look younger than other moms? If these […]