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PRESS DIGEST- Canada - Jan. 27

Jan 27 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from Canadian newspaper The Globe And Mail. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** Janet Bannister has been named managing partner of Real Ventures, becoming the first woman to lead one of Canada's largest and most active early-stage venture-capital firms.

** Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's minority government will face two confidence votes this week – a Monday vote on the Throne Speech and a Wednesday vote on the new North American free-trade deal.

** Operators of Alberta's supervised drug-use sites are worried some sites might be shut down following the imminent release of a government report focused on claims of increased crime and disorder around the facilities.

Reporting by Juby Babu in Bengaluru