PRESS DIGEST- Canada - Feb 27
Feb 27 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL
* The Conservative government says it shut out opposition parties from a historic delegation to Ukraine because one leader made light of the crisis and the other "wouldn't pick a side" at the outset of the political uprising. ()
* The federal government has ruled that the proposed New Prosperity copper-gold mine near Williams Lake cannot proceed, striking what could be a final nail into the project that has put the province of British Columbia at loggerheads with Ottawa. ()
Reports in the business section:
* Royal Bank of Canada's latest quarterly results prove the lender can consistently make over C$2 billion ($1.80 billion). Now the country's most profitable bank must demonstrate it can earn even more. () Continued...