Due to the bad news that usually dominates the front page of NU.nl, the good news often falls away.

That is why we make an overview of the positive and cheerful news.

The Port of Rotterdam Authority is designing new port of Beirut

The Port of Rotterdam Authority will design the new port in the Lebanese capital Beirut, director René van der Plas told the radio program



The previous port was wiped out by a major explosion in early August.

The new port is partly based on the port of Rotterdam.

The Rotterdam company will cooperate in the development of sites, quays and roads, but has no influence on which companies can establish themselves in the port.

It is not clear who is financing the operation.

Images of wolf cubs playing have surfaced in Belgian Limburg

The Institute for Nature and Forest Research has shared new images of three wolf cubs in Belgian Limburg.

At the beginning of August, images of four cubs were distributed.

The fourth cub would not have been seen for several weeks.


New images of wolf cubs playing in Belgian Limburg

Editor Henk Van Eeghen wins Emmy for editing


Dutch editor Henk Van Eeghen has won a Creative Arts Emmy for the editing of the action series


"My wife Linda and I had the laptop on during the online presentation, but I was not paying attention," Van Eeghen told NU.nl from Los Angeles.

"I didn't expect to win, because I already did in 2010."

The nomination for


was Van Eeghen's sixth chance at an Emmy.

The editor, who assembles separate moving images into a whole for films or series, already won the prize in 2010 for his contribution to the




See also: Editor Henk Van Eeghen wins Emmy for editing series Watchmen

Lord of the Rings

trilogy is coming back to theaters in October

Peter Jackson


Lord of the Rings

trilogy is returning to theaters in October.

These are the more extensive versions of the fantasy films, distributor Warner Bros.

Thursday know.

The Fellowship of the Ring will

run from October 8,

The Two Towers will

follow on October 15 and

The Return

of the King

will be released on October 22


Ticket sales will start on Friday, September 18.

See also: Lord of the Rings trilogy coming back to theaters in October

The Dutch national team rises in the FIFA world rankings and is now thirteenth

The Dutch national team has risen one place in the FIFA world rankings.

Orange is now number thirteen, according to the new list of the world football association on Thursday.

The Netherlands opened the new season in the Nations League earlier this month with a 1-0 victory over Poland.

In the following international match, Italy was 0-1 too strong in the Johan Cruijff ArenA.

The Dutch team passes Switzerland in the FIFA ranking, which has dropped three places due to a defeat against Ukraine (2-1) and a draw against Germany (1-1).

See also: Dutch national team rises place in FIFA world rankings and is thirteenth