PRESS DIGEST- Canada- April 2

Wed Apr 2, 2014 4:29am EDT
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April 2 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


* With only five days of campaigning left ahead of elections, Quebec party leaders are into their final blitz as the Liberals and the Parti Quebecois take aim at some of their traditional strongholds that swung over to the Coalition Avenir Quebec in the most recent election. (

* In a sign of the feverish atmosphere leading up to next week's provincial vote in Quebec, five McGill University students have hired a high-profile human-rights lawyer and filed an emergency court injunction in a bid to get on the Quebec voters' list. (

Reports in the business section:

* After winning a $1 billion rail contract from a South African freight company, Bombardier Inc says it is confident of a bigger breakthrough in the emerging African market - but first it must weather a storm of controversy over its local partners in the deal. (   Continued...