July 5 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
** Private-equity company Sandpiper Group has joined the list of Hudson's Bay Co shareholders opposed to a C$1 billion ($765.35 million) privatization offer, giving added momentum to the deal's critics. tgam.ca/2FRPYww
** British Columbia Premier John Horgan says oil companies risk being accused of hiding something if they don't come clean on gasoline profit margins without being forced to do so by the courts. tgam.ca/2FVFrR5
** The Alberta government has opened a new offensive in the fight against oilsands critics, announcing on Thursday a public inquiry into the finances of environmental organizations, specifically on funding from foreign donors. bit.ly/2FTN4Ym
$1 = 1.3066 Canadian dollars Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom