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PRESS DIGEST- Canada - Nov 12

Nov 12 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** Don Cherry has been dismissed from his long-time position on Hockey Night in Canada by Rogers Sportsnet as a result of contentious remarks he made last Saturday during his Coach's Corner segment.

** Montreal gold miner Semafo Inc is coming under criticism for ineffective security measures in Burkina Faso after one of the worst terrorist attacks on employees of a Canadian company.

** Montreal startup Stradigi AI Inc has raised C$53 million ($40.06 million) in a financing from a group of investors that includes Quebec institutions and U.S. rap star


** Nick Javor, former senior vice president of development at Tim Hortons Inc, has joined Great White North Franchisee Association as its paid, full time executive director - a new position for the group, which has until now primarily been led by franchisees.

$1 = 1.3231 Canadian dollars Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom