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PRESS DIGEST- Canada- April 20

April 20 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** Former Bondfield Construction Chief Executive Officer John Aquino received tips from an insider close to St. Michael's Hospital, through a secret e-mail account, in advance of the company winning a C$300-million ($212.92 million) contract to redevelop the downtown Toronto hospital, court records allege.

** Two Toronto startups that have seen demand spike for their digital offerings during the pandemic have raised millions of dollars in venture capital, a sign private investors are keen to fund business models that look compelling in a post-COVID-19 world.

** Hospitals and health professionals across Canada are confronting the complex, urgent question of how to safely start treating more non-COVID-19 patients without jeopardizing the ability of the health care system to function.

$1 = 1.4090 Canadian dollars Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom