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PRESS DIGEST- Canada - Jan 7

Jan 7 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** Royal Canadian Mounted Police will be cleared by the end of this week to enforce a court injunction against protesters who are opposed to TC Energy Corp's Coastal GasLink pipeline project in northern British Columbia.

** Home sales in the Greater Toronto Area reached 87,825 last year, according to the Toronto Real Estate Board, an increase of 13% over 2018, when activity slumped because of a raft of new policies designed to cool the region's overheated real estate market.

** Media Central Corporation on Monday said it had entered into a binding letter of intent to acquire Vancouver Free Press, the sole owner and operator of The Georgia Straight and its associated publications, for $1.25-million in cash and shares.


** A breakaway First Nations group has issued an eviction notice to TC Energy Corp which is building the $6.6-billion Coastal GasLink project and warned the Royal Canadian Mounted Police to "refrain from interference" in its territory.

** The first all-Canadian zero-emissions concept car titled Project Arrow, which will be launched by the country's automotive supply sector by 2022, will be introduced on Tuesday at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. (Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)