Sept 23 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
** Privately held investment company Braslyn Ltd proposed to buy out alternative credit provider Callidus Capital Corp's minority shareholders last year for nearly seven times the price eventually agreed upon. tgam.ca/2kY3304
** Canada's competition bureau is expanding its Merger Intelligence and Notification unit to allow for more work on "non-notifiable" mergers or acquisitions that may raise competition concerns. tgam.ca/2kOzs9C
** Seven indigenous communities have acquired a 40 percent stake in a major Alberta power transmission line in the latest energy infrastructure project that will generate returns for First Nations and Métis groups. tgam.ca/2kM6yXD
** Social networking service provider Nextdoor will formally launch on Monday after an early-access beta test that the company says saw tens of thousands of Canadians sign up. bit.ly/2kB7kqk
Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom